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Old 12-05-2005, 02:57 PM   #1
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i have 2 h/drives in my system 1on ide and 1 on sata but i have just ordered another sata drive is it possible for me to run 2 sata drives and 1 ide if so what jumper settings do i need to set them at i guess both sata as master and ide as slave but not alltogether sure.thanks in advance.
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Have 1 master (with the operating system) and the rest slaves and you should have no probs. Assuming your mobo can support 2 SATA drives?
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Old 12-05-2005, 03:02 PM   #3
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yes my board does support 2 sata drives ill give it ago when new drive arrives thanks.
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