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Old 08-05-2004, 12:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am installing my first dvd re-writer. Unfortunately I ordered it from dabs.com so it has arrived with no wires or instructions. so although I have managed to connect it to the power supply I have also pluged in the ribbon thing at the back. I havent a clue what to do next or whether I should make it a master or a slave and what to set the cd-rom to.

please help me Im really stuck

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Old 08-05-2004, 12:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Assuming it is the only drive installed, set it to master and plug it wherever you like on the cable and attach the other end to IDE1

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you can read my response on page 2 of thread here:


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