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Old 08-14-2004, 11:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Pri-Slave Not detected HELP

Hi i was playing a game and it froze. When i reset it said pri slave not detected on boot-up. I reinstalled XP and now everything works as normal except when i boot up is still says Pri Slave Not detected. I replaced the motherboard battery still the same. In Cmos setup Pri slave is set to Auto and comes up not detected when i hit enter.

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Old 08-15-2004, 12:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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do u have 2 HD's... 1 as Primary Master, and a second one as Primary slave? or is your OS(operating system) installed on primary slave?

did u rule out the usuals?... switch the HD power connector with a different one and use a known good EIDE cable.
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