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Help Installing Pioneer 112d


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#1 super saint

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Posted 28 December 2007 - 11:36 AM

Having major issues installing my new Pioneer 112d DVD rewriter. I have set this as the slave & my existing DVD reader as the master using the jumpers & these are connected via IDE cables. The PC boots up OK but neither drive will read any discs.

Any idea please ?

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Posted 28 December 2007 - 11:48 AM

Have you looked in the Device Manager to see if they show up there? And do they show up in your BIOS? :thumbsup:
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Posted 28 December 2007 - 11:59 AM

test the pioneer connected at the end of a new 80 wire cable(never use the old 40 conductor), have the drive jumpered master and connected to a power lead all by itself and closest to power supply

leave the older drive disconnected
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