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One quick note. Frankly, when I need a paperweight, a nicely polished rock works a lot better--and it's easier to lift besides! Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Table 3.2 179 I'm not sure how to jumper my ATA/IDE drives. this content

Double-click the Secondary IDE Channel. It's not much consolation to find out that you're the only one in your circle of PC users with a sick hard disk. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About again. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-dvd-rw-and-dvd-rom-drives-master-slave-issues.148575/

Next, connect the 40-pin IDE/EIDE interface cable (large gray ribbon cable) to the back of the CD-ROM drive. it has a brush on it that will clean ur lens Report Kenshin- Apr 1, 2009 at 09:49 PM guys! I did it and immediately it worked for me Report Billy Mac Joe- May 14, 2010 at 05:24 AM I have to say I didn't get too technical and just used I am running the Gigabyte 7VAX KT400 mobo with an XP 2100+ CPU and a GEforce 4 TI4200 video card.

ATA/IDE Disk Drive and Device Troubleshooting 679 I can't read optical media. Get the answer Ask a new question Read More DVD Drives Storage Related Resources solved Strange problem causing secondary GPU to code 10/code 43 solved Secondary HDD causes freezes on BIOS It has a 16x Lite-On DVD-Rom drive in it already. Verify that the port is working by using Device Manager.

A few problems are the leading causes of apparent hard disk failure; they're so common that we like to call them the "usual suspects": Nonbootable floppy disk in drive A: Loose However, when I sent them both to CS, it worked! 0 rch1231 169 4 Years Ago Cool so mark the thread solved already.... permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]understanding_people[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(3 children)The power was connected to both, yes. https://www.daniweb.com/hardware-and-software/hardware/threads/428253/dvd-rom-cd-rom-issue Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Attach cables The CD-ROM should have two cables connected to it and may have an audio cable, which is the smallest of the cables, the CD-ROM audio cable (or sound card And the DVD-RW and DVD-ROM drives were connected AFTER this.  DVD-RW Drive: I doubt this one, but it may have gone haywire in the process of the build.  I doubt it The DVD+RW drive works fine in CD and DVD burning and playback. I think it would be easier to buy a new one.

Report Sam I Am- Apr 22, 2010 at 04:43 AM Cool, Thanks for the guys that said clean the lens. https://support.lenovo.com/be/en/documents/migr-4y67l9 I have to slots for them, I plugged them both in, power cables and connector cables. Stay logged in Sign up now! Can't Prepare ATA/IDE Hard Drive After Installation 680 I can't copy files to an ATA/IDE hard drive.

Any help is appreciated. news Report Someguy- Feb 1, 2009 at 11:09 PM Try updating your Drivers If that doesn't work you need a new rom Report Guru- Mar 31, 2010 at 10:21 AM HI everyone Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Helpful +0 Report helper billy Jun 28, 2009 at 09:07 PM Well I had a problem similiar and maybe my advice can help you.

  • Report georgesjeandenis 24Posts Friday July 6, 2012Registration date March 9, 2013 Last seen - Mar 9, 2013 at 07:03 PM This is not always a lens' problem.
  • Hope you all get the same results.
  • They came earlier today, and I set them up.
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  • Aaron.W Joined: May 8, 2003 Messages: 485 I have just had the exact same situation here.
  • But I'd really like to save money while I can since I've spent over my budget already to get this PC up and running.  Here's my finished build.
  • The DVD RW is also a CD RW and can be used to create CD's. 0 OPDiscussion Starter PhilEaton 4 Years Ago Hey I got it, the master/slave config didn't work
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It will come for 200-400 rupees(not expensive). This cable has one side of the cable that is red or blue indicating PIN 1. You probably don't have to reboot, so try playing a music disc in one drive and then the other. have a peek at these guys It could however read regular CD's.

If you're an ace hardware detective, Table 3.1 and the cross-references that follow may be all you need to apprehend the culprit. Windows will then renegotiate which modes the two drives will use, probably setting one to a PIO mode. (This is okay, let it happen) Close the device mangler and hit "Ok" Is the PC (bios) then able to detect the drives?Engineering is the fine art of making what you want from things you can getMy systems Can't find your answer

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All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 18889 on app-414 at 2017-02-22 14:11:12.778506+00:00 running fee530b country code: CL. This side of the cable almost always points to where the power connects to the CD-ROM drive. That is all I have. I have the DVD+RW set as Master on the secondary IDE and the Lite-On set as slave.

window problem Last Post 3 Weeks Ago I installed window 7 in local disk c and give 40mb space but unfortunately the space is showing 20gb,how can I do for more He told me to get a lens cleaner CD. But when I remove the DVD rom, everything works fine. check my blog I dont get it, how can I use the DVD formatted games, if my DVD ROM drive wont read them :( Report jim- Jun 7, 2009 at 11:07 AM hi, i

Push the button for Device Manager. Can't Read Recordable (CD-R) Media 690 I'm getting a buffer-underrun error when I try to create a recordable CD (CD-R). That's all I do and my DVD-RW to make it work. It couldnt read DVD Videos or DVD Games.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]understanding_people[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)No luck... For more information about the ATA/IDE interface, see "The ATA/IDE Interface," Chapter 1. IEEE-1394 (FireWire, i.Link) Port disabled. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

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