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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Boycie, Jul 24, 2005.

  1. Boycie
    Honorary Member

    Boycie Senior Beer Tester

    My motherboard has the blue IDE connector. I have my master drive connected via an 80 wire cable to gain from this technology.

    Will I loose this benefit if I connect another drive up to this cable and set to slave?

    While on the subject of maintaining drives is it a disaster waiting to happen if I change the drive letters :rolleyes:
    I will keep C as it is but can I alter the others without worrying about the paths for data etc?
    Certifications: MCSA 2003, MCDST, A+, N+, CTT+, MCT
  2. Modey

    Modey Terabyte Poster

    You shouldn'y lose any performance unless both drives are being accessed at the same time.
    Certifications: A+, N+, MCP, MCDST, MCSA 2K3, MCTS, MOS, MTA, MCT, MCITP:EDST7, MCSA W7, Citrix CCA, ITIL Foundation
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