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Hitachi-LG DVD Rewriter for DELL Dimension 2400

JUst brought this as replacement for CDRW. The drive is Model GSA-H53N. Dell instructions tell me to ensure the jumper is set for 'cable select' by instructions with the drive. No instructioins have come and Dell Tech Support are hoipeless. Anyone know what how the jumper should be set?

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  • jpptalbot Oct 09, 2008

    Don't understand. I just want to install it according to the DELL instructions as a replacement for the existiing drive. All I then need to know is how should I set the jumper as required. The drive is made by Hitachi-LG

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Hello jpptalbot.
You can install the CDRW on a free IDE channel (which is not being used by any devices) and there is no need of using a jumper in this case.

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