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Hard drive not working

Hi i just put another hard drive in to my computer so now i have #2 but when its in my com will not start becoz it has win 95 on it so how do i fix it?

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  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels May 11, 2010

    you are running win 95?..that's amazing..i'm not clear that support two drives, and finding drivers is almost non existent..

    maybe it's a museum piece you have there.

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OS does not matter how many HDD you have.
But OS must be put on your master HDD, b.coz when you put two HDD in a system one must be mater and another the slave.
There are Jumper settings in your Hard Disk to make one master or slave. Set this setting and then try to boot.

If you can tell me what you have in each disk, regarding OS, it will help me to give you proper support.

Ask Me for more details.

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