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Maxtor 20gb slave probs

I have a maxtor 20 but idk how to set it to slave

the model is 92049u6

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    how do i select SL on the maxtor 20 (92049u6)

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On the IDE or "Connector" Side Of The hard disk there should be little peices of plastic with metal cenectors in them that close a circut between two pins there are two well used ways to set up a slave.. the main way that the manufactures say is the easiest is to set to cable select or "CS" the other way is to set to "SLAVE" or "SL" and that will allow you to use the second hard disk.. by the way make sure not to connect it to the same cable as the cd ,dvd or other wise known as the optical drive's cables... it will greatly decreasy that hard drives performance.

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