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    1 last thing! Please help!

    ok, i've got the barebones up, managed to connect my hard drive, now im trying to connect my CD drive, and it didnt detect it during the boot :/ even though it would open and closed :/ am i missing a plug? I only had 1 thing plugged into it from the power supply

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    You need a power lead and the data lead which I'm assuming will be a sata cable.

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    You should have a power lead, as well as a SATA cable (exactly like your hard drive). One SATA cable (usually red/pink) and one power cable (usually black).

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    Unless it's IDE.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twin--turbo View Post
    Unless it's IDE.

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    Highly unlikely, but possible yes.



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