new cd-r-rw drive

  Richardy 19:03 01 Jul 2003
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I recently fitted a new drive, in addition to my existing cd rom
I keep getting crashes on my computer since fitting and screen saying on start up that disc error need to scan.
Instructions say jumper setting table to Master or slave. I have it as master.Is this correct
Any help much apprecieated
Walterd.

  BillEmm 21:22 01 Jul 2003

Make sure that one of your devices is set to 'slave'. You cannot have both on 'master'if they are connected to the same IDE header.

  Stuartli 21:38 01 Jul 2003

The rewriter should be set to Master and the CD/DVD-ROM to Slave; enable DMA for both and, if you have Nero, disable Auto Insert Notification as the burning software controls its operation.

You will need to start audio CDs or CD-ROMs manually as a result.

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