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Ide not detected

When i start the computer BIOS do not recognized any of ide drives. i check the power and it is OK.

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    petar ilic Sep 21, 2007

    to be more specific, no hdd and atapi cd rom are detected, at the same time. this problem is started wit no (for me)visible reason.

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BIOS Try setting the BIOS settings to Auto detect any IDE Devices. POWER Try using a spare Molex Power Connector IDE CABLE Try using a space IDE\SATA Cable. Make sure all are properly locked down into the sockets. (Mobo and HDD) SOUNDS and VIBRATION Since all HDD's are mechanical devices they produce sounds and vibration. Make sure they have this else its a powre problem or your HDD is defective. ====================== If you are having trouble with Newly bought items save your self from headaches by returning them and demand a replacement or a refund! You may have purchased a reconditioned\repaired\factory defect product.

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