Two pcs

  Peachy boy 21:10 03 Dec 2006
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Hi I have 1 workin pc and one not working pc and I want to take the hard dirve out of the not workin pc and put it in the workin pc to format and reboot it. But I am not sure how to put it in as I no it has to be a slave drive. Does anyone know how to do this.
Thanks Alan

  paracox 21:19 03 Dec 2006

Make sure the jumpers on the second drive are set to the slave position which involves moving a small sleeve over the pins depending on the hard drive in question. Otherwise connect it and see if the pc recognises it

  SANTOS7 21:23 03 Dec 2006

The HDD that is in your PC will have the jumpers set to master you will need to look at the end of the HDD you want to use as a slave to see how the jumper should be set click here
the link will help,good luck..

  Willfixit 21:37 03 Dec 2006

Hi go to the following web address for a detailed explanation
click here
then select tutorials upgrades how to install a second hard disk drive

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