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Mine is a Dell Dimension XPS D233. I need to know to which data cable plug on the board each cable from a drive connects. There is a Hard Drive, Floppy Zip and CD. Are there any cables that need that "twist" at one end of the cable to be correct. My problem is that the computer doesn't see a HD,and i belive that the last time i worked on it i got the cables messed up. Thanxx, Gordon Schoenfeld rgsdragonheart@verizon.net

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Double check the cables for your hard drive. That will be the Hdd cable.

make sure the pins fit to the hole. After that check if it is detected if not.

Load defaults in BIOS. If it still doesn't detect it try using another cable for

the hard drive if you have already done that try using another hard drive.

If that works then it only means you need to replace you hard drive.

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