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Where to place pin to make it a master drive - Samsung SpinPoint SP4002H 40 GB Hard Drive

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This drive should have the jumper settings on the top of the drive. The attached web site has photos of the top of the drive - but do not clearly indicate which end the MASTER pins are on.

MASTER is the 2 pins on the end - it does not clearly indicate if it is near the power cable or the IDE cable.

Try the one side and boot up and watch the BIOS to see if the drive is recognized as the MASTER drive.

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Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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