New mobo and CPU

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by kevinr, Oct 3, 2002.

  1. kevinr

    kevinr Guest

    Question...

    I just installed a new mobo and need help setting up the CD/HD...which should be the primary and secondary? I have my SCSI drive set up to boot, just cant figure out why the 40GB drive and both CD's arent showing up...
     
  2. Taurus

    Taurus hardware monkey

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    put any hd's on the primary channel, and all cdroms on the secondary. it's not a good idea to mix hd's and cdrom's cuz it will slow down your hd.

    make sure they are set up as master/slave and the masters are on the end of the cable (black) and the slaves are in the middle (grey).