Installing a Third Hard Drive

  Woodmouse 17:39 03 Sep 04
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Can anyone see any problems if I removed my CD Rom, leaving just my DVD Recorder/Player, and connect a third Hard Drive to those cables. I would appreciate your advices.

  Woodmouse 17:40 03 Sep 04

I am running Windows XP Home Edition

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:43 03 Sep 04

Should work ok

Remeber to enter CMOS setup in BIOS when drive fitted, to change CD rom to new HDD just run auto detect, save and exit.

  billyliv 19:25 03 Sep 04

Hi, I fitted a PCI IDE card and now have 6 hard drives in my system along with a DVD/CD rewriter and a DVD Rom with no problems. Cheers, Bill

  Cuddles 21:50 03 Sep 04

Fit a raid card into a pci slot and give yourself 4 more ide channels.

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