Slave HDD - "Jumpering"

  paradiddle1984 15:40 21 Oct 2005
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I am installing a slave hdd. Just wondering the correct arrangement for the pnis at the back so that it is set up as a slave please.

Cheers.

  rawprawn 15:42 21 Oct 2005

On most HDD's There should be a little diagram showing you, You don't say what make but in some cases no jumpers are needed at all for a slave drive.

  sharkfin 15:43 21 Oct 2005

There should be marking etched on the metal just above the pins. Telling what position to put the jumper in. You'll be looking for the mark 'SL' I think.

  paradiddle1984 15:48 21 Oct 2005

its a maxtor fireball 3, 30gb. there are no etchings on it either

  rawprawn 15:56 21 Oct 2005
  Methedrine 15:57 21 Oct 2005

click here

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  sharkfin 15:59 21 Oct 2005

lol, beat me too it,,,,,a PDF guide for Maxtor fireball 3: click here

  rawprawn 16:14 21 Oct 2005

But, it's the clearest if you look at jumpers.

  sharkfin 16:20 21 Oct 2005

rawprawn,

Thanks for pointing that out.

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