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Ide data interface connector problem

Hi,
You kindly answered my question a few days ago about how to join both the HDD & CD rom to mobo with one ide cable by suggesting I get a threeway ide data interface cable which I have now bought however all the connectors on the new cable and the HDD,CD rom all have female type connectors so will not join to one another.
The ironic thing is that I already have the type of cable I have just bought already on my PC but thought the new one would have different connectors.
Any ideas on what I can do?
Thanks very much
Regards
Ryk

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Hi Ryk,

I remember that I have suggested you to use three point IDE cable. But I don't know what type of cable you have purchased.

Anyway here is picture of the IDE cable which i was suggested.
ide data interface connector problem - 915667e.gif I think it will help you in better ways.
I have suggested to connect the point, but you can use any combination which is comfirtable for you.

If any problem just Ask me

Thanks
Iqbal

Posted on Apr 12, 2008

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