older drive -different jumper setting

  jack 09:41 09 Jun 2007
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I have a number of older drive that I keep stuff on.
A recent aquasition has a differnt jumper set up than the norm.
So far, it has refuse to be recognised by several jumper positions - any ides which is the right one.
see the pix
This is the normal set up to set the drive as master for external USB use

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This one has a different lay out any ideas how to set the jumper or is it not suitable at all for USB external>
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  wee eddie 09:48 09 Jun 2007

I would go for the 2nd or Single Drive option.

  gudgulf 09:52 09 Jun 2007

Have you tried it with the *single drive* setting?

From your image that's with no jumpers attached.

  jack 11:40 09 Jun 2007

Gundulf/weeeddie - I have tried that one and connected to PC via an IDE/USB cable the computer comes up as a'Faulty USB device'
Disk management does not come up with anything.
Will keep switching em around thats all I can do I guess.

  wee eddie 11:51 09 Jun 2007

Are you sure that it's not one from that box you got at the Boot Sale!

Another possibility is that there is an age/compatibility problem

  jack 12:01 09 Jun 2007

Wee Eddi -- as if!
Actually its from an old Gateway of my daughters that I broke up some time ago when the machine died-
I built a new- one - well new posh case my old mother board bigger drive etc.
Took this one out intending to transfer stuff and had not got around to it until yesterday.

Just moment sago I tried the jumper Free configuration- and it fired up- so that's OK
Dunno why it would not in the first place of course as usual.

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