cant find HDD

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by canadian_divx, Jul 21, 2002.

  1. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    ok i rebuilt this computer and i am pretty sure that everything it pluged in right. but when i go to boot it up and i go into the bios it cant detect the hard drive or the cd rom, they are both getting power and they have the right jumper settings but it cant see eather of them,

    can some one help me
    system specs are:
    soyo 5ehm main board
    4gb maxtor
    96mb sdram
    voodoo 3 2000 video
    LG 40x cd rom
    350 mhz k6
     
  2. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

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    cables the right way round,

    not sharing the same cable ?

    (just 2 things you didn't list)
     
  3. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

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    & is auto select enabled in bios ?
     
  4. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    i ahve tryed the cables all ways and there is one cable going to the HDD and anouther cable going to the cd rom

    auto select is enabled in the bios
     
  5. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    ok i switeched the ied with anouther cable and it worked except not it just cant find the cdrom
     
  6. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    ok i found the problem some jumper settings on the main board