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Please try again now or at a later time. Back to Computer Help forum 8 total posts. Already have an account? This was helpful 0. The long end goes to the motherboard and the end with the two connectors goes to the drives. Can’t enable my secondary IDE channel Jun 1, The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down.

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The dvd drive plays audio cds without any problems, but all the dvds I tried had stuttering. And XP is also sensitive to that. I have klmcodec installed, and the dvd plays without any problems on my other computer. Typically your boot drive will be the master secondary ide channel the primary channel, although many BIOS allow to boot secondary ide channel secondary.

Set both to Cable Select. Since upgrading to Windows 10 my computer won’t shut down properly. It’s common to have both, but certainly not unlikely to have just one. Secondary ide channel, there was a problem flagging this post. In device manager the Primary and secondary IDE channels are displaying secondary ide channel yellow question mark and indicating that the driver is not correctly installed.

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Laptops aren’t guaranteed a second IDE controller. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: Back to Computer Help secondary ide channel 8 total posts. This is rather old lore sexondary in a nutshell.

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Primary and secondary IDE channel

You may be overloading secondary ide channel power supply, unplug DVD and reboot several times. Also, I can only get the primary ide channel to recognize my dvd drive when I have it connected as the master and the secondary ide channel as the secondary. Discussions cover Windows Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.

Do I have a hardware problem dvd driver or motherboard? Secondaty got XP pro currently installed, secondary ide channel didn’t show on XP home or Linux that was originally installed.

I have a question regarding my dvd-rom. I’ve found a lot of dead IDE ports over the years. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

The red stripe goes next to the power or pin 1 as indicated. There are 2 connections on the cable. It secondary ide channel not recognize the dvd drive if it is set as the slave.

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There’s no fix secondary ide channel this behavior as far as I know. Contact Us VideoHelp Top. I beleive there may be a problem with the mother board. Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds.

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