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Adding second drive to system

Basic issue I hope.
my old PC (Windows XP) died so have invested in new PC.
I have recovered the old Disc Drive (Samsung SP1614C) which has all my programmes on and the old XP OPS in a partition.
Have installed into new PC which has single drive ST350063 OAS SCSI (Seagate) and straped them together using the connectors in the PC.
The Vista Home premium will find the disc under the device manager but it has no letter assinment and cannot be found in explorer.
There is one DVD RW drive and four external drive outlets (USB) so D,E,F,G & h are used.
Basic problem can you help?

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Re: Adding second drive to system

Did you change jumper on the old drive to slave? Also check BIOS and see if has it listed.

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