Main Site Nav
Topics Topics Edit Profile Profile Help/Instructions Help    
Search Last 1|3|7 Days Search Search Tree View Tree View  

Atapi device faliure

Trish's Escape from Hardware Hell Help Board » Hardware » Hard Drive and Storage Related » Atapi device faliure « Previous Next »

Author Message
Posted on Monday, September 17, 2001 - 10:46 am:   

after installing a cd writer into a friends computer (it alerady has a dvd player) i get the above message on start up

both drives seem to work ok!!!
any ideas

Rob (Robwalk)
Posted on Thursday, September 20, 2001 - 11:08 pm:   

Ensure you have the burner set as master. Also there is often a problem if the burner is sharing an IDE with another device.

Add Your Message Here
Username: Posting Information:
This is a public posting area. Enter your username and password if you have an account. Otherwise, enter your full name as your username and leave the password blank. Your e-mail address is optional.
Options: Enable HTML code in message
Automatically activate URLs in message

Administration Administration Log Out Log Out   Previous Page Previous Page Next Page Next Page