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sata hdd to ide hdd adapter-primary master hard drisk fail

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by diddeyboy, Jul 9, 2009.

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  1. diddeyboy

    diddeyboy Thread Starter

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    hello alll
    im new here and hope you can help me fix my problem
    basicly iv got a adapter for a sata hard drive to go to ide on my motherbourd in the bios it picks it up, but when i let it run i get the primary master hard drisk fail message, im not sure what to do.

    im using a asus x series motherboard

    cheers inn advance for the help
     
  2. leroys1000

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    Might check the adapter for a master/slave jumper.
    If it is the only drive on the cable,set it to master.
     
  3. diddeyboy

    diddeyboy Thread Starter

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    the adapter does not have a master/slave jumper pins
     
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