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Master/slave PATA setup not recognized

I have two Seagate barracuda 7200.10 500 GB drives pulled from an old Lacie Big Disk Extreme. I have been using them both in a Dell Dimension 4600 in a master slave configuration, (one by default has ...
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Connecting SATA Hard Disk drive as a slave/secondary disk to a PC?

I have a SATA Hard Disk Drive(HDD)which I want to connect to my PC as secondary/slave disk. The PC has one Primary HDD which is SATA interface too. As we know SATA HDD's have no jumpers to set it as ...
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Setting up an SSD drive as my main boot device

I recently gutted my old system and I am replacing it with all new guts. I have a 60gb SSD I will be using as my boot device and I have an internal 1.5 TB HD for storage. My internal HD is a Samsung ...
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What are the differences between slave and master hard drives? [closed]

What are the differences between slave and master hard drives?