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Old 08-29-2007, 01:33 PM   #1
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Default hot plugging sata?

is it safe to hot plug or hot swap a sata drive?? im not too keen on sata drives so i wasnt sure


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Old 08-29-2007, 02:30 PM   #2
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Default Re: hot plugging sata?

Yes, its fine.
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Old 08-29-2007, 03:44 PM   #3
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Yep. Thats why they mad it!!
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Old 08-29-2007, 06:13 PM   #4
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yes just make sure it has power at all times
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