Originally Posted by fairfieldfalconsfan
Will that work if only the "2nd" or Slave device is powered/running and it doesn't find the first one? I have 1 HD and 2 CD drives so in BIOS would it be "F" or something like "IDE Slave"?
It should if the motherboard is not extremely old.
It depends on your BIOS whether it is listed as 'F' or 'Slave' (older BIOS'es may use drive letters). You should just try all of them and see if it boots from the right disk.