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Old 11-23-2005, 06:30 PM   #11
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Default Re: Dell Dilema!

Ok, you said 1 in your previous post. Try getting an updated BIOS of the dell website then and give it a try. I find it weird how you managed to install an OS on it though.

Our of curiosity, try it as a Slave Drive on the Primary IDE channel, see if it is still detected as UNKOWN then. Make sure and set device 1 as AUTO though.
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Old 11-24-2005, 01:31 AM   #12
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if its plugged in and its still not showing up, then could it be the pins on the slot be broken?
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Old 11-24-2005, 01:50 AM   #13
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no i don't think so.
i could hear it working when i loaded the six xp floppys in it.
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