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I have a maxtor model 5T020H2 i just want to no where to put the jumper at it will be the only hard drive in my computer and if u can send a picture of it to

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Here's the information you need. This was taken from Maxtor/Seagate's official website : http://www.seagate.com/staticfiles/maxtor/en_us/documentation/manuals/dm_plus_60_ultra_ata_manual.pdfi have a maxtor model - fbibeau.jpg Please rate if this helped. Thank you! :)

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Click here for the full instruction guide, it shows you exactly how to configure.

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Hi my model # is 5T020H2 it is 10 years old do you still have information on it


hi

does this help you ? maxtor is now Seagate as you probably know

these are specs about the drive

http://www.seagate.com/staticfiles/maxtor/en_us/documentation/manuals/dm_plus_60_ultra_ata_manual.pdf

is there something in particular you need to know other than what is in this link ?

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Nov 04, 2010 | Maxtor Hard Drive

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What is the jumper setting for 'Slave' on Maxtor


Look at the picture, I cannot memorize all hardisk jumper but almost all drives have label in it. where you put the jumper for the Cable Select, Master, Slave.

See picture below. Opposite pins has label on it to where you put the jumper.


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5T020h2 jumper setup


No jumper is used on the J50 pins, when using the Maxtor 5T020H2 IDE harddrive, as a Slave harddrive.

In otherwords do not use a jumper on any of the jumper pins.

This is a PDF file of the Harddrive Specifications of the 5T020H2, 5T010H1, 5T030H3, 5T040H4, and 5T060H6 Maxtor IDE harddrives,
from Seagate. (Seagate bought out Maxtor)

http://www.seagate.com/staticfiles/maxtor/en_us/documentation/manuals/dm_plus_60_ultra_ata_manual.pdf



The Jumper Settings are in Chapter 2, Page 5 (2-5)
Looking at the page number for the PDF file it's on Page 15.

Oct 07, 2009 | Maxtor Hard Drive

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Hi, I have a maxtor SATA drive with my OS installed, I tried to install another ide maxtor drive for extra storage and now my computer will not boot from the SATA drive.


It will not boot because the new drive is been seen as the primary and not the secondary drive.

On teh new drive you will find (at teh cable connection point) a set of pins with a jumper) this jumper needs to be set so the drive is in either the slave or cable select mode and not teh master mode

Oct 04, 2009 | Maxtor 20.4GB 7200rpm ATA-100 HDD p/n...

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Someone just gave me a maxtor hard drive model 5TO20H2 how do i check to see whats on it. i may want to keep it as my master because i have no space on the hard drive im using and my windows is a pirate...


you can install it as a "slave" harddrive by connecting it on the second spot on the IDE ribon (grey looking connection , connecting to first harddrive). but before you do that, you have to change to "jumper" to match the "slave" on the back of the second hard drive. then connecting it. so where you turn the computer on, the system wil see it as a second hard drive and u can see what is in it. and use it as a storage if need to be,

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Maxtor hard drive model 54098h8 where do I put jumper for main drive


on the model 54098h8 this is a IDE drive and was in service in the mid 2000 era. most drives warranty expired by 2003.

the jumper postion is for J50 which is MASTER with jumper ON and SLAVE OFF See photo below or look on this link

http://www.seagate.com/staticfiles/maxtor/en_us/documentation/manuals/d540x-4k_guide.pdf

All material contained herein Copyright © 1999 Maxtor Corporation.Contents and specifications subject to change ®
without notice.DiamondMax™, MaxBlast™ Plus and MaxFax™ are trademarks of Maxtor

this is a photo of the master from the PDF
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May 07, 2008 | Maxtor Hard Drive

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Maxtor 500 gig internal diamondmax 21


external USB hard drives do not need to be jumpered, if your computer does not recognize the ext. drive probably it is because the enclosure is defective, when you connect the USB cable you should get the "ding-dong" connection sound.

If you think that your computer recognizes the hard drive then jumper it as "secondary" or "cable select" and install it INTERNALLY, then transfer your data, that will prove that there's a problem with the ext. enclosure.

One more thing, maybe the USB port you use is malfunctioning, try one that you know that works (assuming that you have other USB devices that work).

May 04, 2008 | Maxtor Hard Drive

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Slave pin settings


hi frined

remove your hard disk jumper & u r hard will be slave

Apr 12, 2008 | Maxtor 20.4GB 7200rpm ATA-100 HDD p/n...

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Pin settings


There are four Jumper settings on a Maxtor:

(got it from http://www.techspot.com/vb/all/windows/t-32378-Windows-XP-Home--No-boot-device-help.html)

posted by by mr.smit:

"The 2nd row, is for DS(Master): only 1 drive in PC, or the drive that you want to boot up from.
The 3rd row, is CS Enabled: Cable select, the computer desides wich harddisk is master and wich one is slave
The 4th is cap limit: windows cannot run on harddisks that are to big, like 300gb, so putting jumper on cap limit (capacity limit) makes it smaller for windows to use it.
The 5th row has no use, or i don't know what it does, either of that 2."

I would like to add about the DS (Slave) setting. It is used if there is another drive present on the system which you want to boot from. It will become a spare Hard Disk.

Here is a picture of a maxtor drive indicating where to find model number and jumper settings.

http://xboxdrives.x-pec.com/images/maxtor-drive-model.jpg


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