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Old 11-19-2004, 08:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
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why does my sata drive always fail??? it just will stop sometimes and say somethign about being unplugged, then i generally restart and its back!!!
any help?

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Old 11-19-2004, 09:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Check the cables.

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Reinstall/update you sata drivers.

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Old 11-20-2004, 06:26 PM   #4 (permalink)
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they always seem loose. i dont really know what to do... i was thinking of getting the power/SATA dual cord. does anyone use these? and do they just adapt easy to 4pin molex?

i have always been suspicious that this was it.
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