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Old 12-25-2004, 02:40 PM   #1
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Well for christmas i got a disk drive and casing for it (carnt put it in computer cus its a laptop). I think i put the drive correctly in the casing unit... All leads connected... When i connect to my laptop it says found new hardware, Then it says a problem occured during installing... I am running windows xp too.. Can anyone help?
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Old 12-25-2004, 04:59 PM   #2
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I got one too, and it did the same thing. Make sure the drive jumper is set to master.
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Old 12-25-2004, 05:55 PM   #3
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Do i take the white thing out for master?
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It should tell you somewhere on the drive. Either on the lable, or sometimes it has like a little MA for master(use the 2 pins it's under for master) S for slave.
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you may have to contact your HD manufacturer to get a diagramn or just check around on there website if its not on the label.
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Old 12-26-2004, 09:00 AM   #6
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Its fixed now thanks
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