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Old 02-10-2005, 06:24 PM   #1
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Default CD ROM drive doesn't work

I have an old Windows 95 computer that someone gave to me, but I hooked up the Cd drive and the Hard drive wouldn't spin, unless I unhooked the ribbon wire from the CD drive. Does any one know how to fix this, and no I don't have a driver for the CD drive, but I don't even think you need one.
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Old 02-15-2005, 04:28 PM   #2
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you probaly have them both set as master or slave, set the harddrive as master and the cdrom as slave using the pins in the back like so:



also the computer may be so old that the powersupply may not be strong enough to run them both at once
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