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timcorrey

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I have a CDR drive, DVD drive, Hard Drive, Zip drive, and only two ide sockets on my motherboard. How does one hook all this stuff up?
 
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Each of those IDE sockets have a cable plugged into them with 2 connectors. A computer will only take 4 IDE devices, 2 to each cable.
 
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