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I Have an old Maxtor N256 Model 91080D5 IDE HDD 60 gig The Jumper Pin Configuration is not Marked , I want to run it master with slave 40 gig Seagate Ultra ATA

I have a Dell GX 270 it had a 40 gig hard drive: I have a few Hard drives I have this old 60 gig Maxtor works Fine. But The Jumper pins are not marked. I need to know What the pins are, to do what I want to do all I need to do is set the maxtor to master with slave on But the pins are not marked What is the pin Layout ?

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on the right hand side put the jumper to make primary master

Posted on Sep 01, 2009

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So If this is layout " : : : . : "

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" : : : . : "

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Take a look at this pdf:
eshop.macsales.com/Tech/manuals/idehdsettings/Maxtor72.pdf

So If this is layout " : : : . : "

then...

slave -----------
" : : : . : "

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cable select -- " :[:]: . : "

6_4_2012_9_12_38_pm.gif

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: : : . :

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