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Hardware Setup

I am putting a system together that consists of the following components and
I would be grateful for input on how it should be set up.

Epox m/b that has a primary ide and a sceondry ide as well as a fdd
connector,
LS-120 floppy
1.44 floppy
IBM 8.4GB
LG X32 CD ROM

I think this is all you will need to know (but if you want more just ask)
What I realy want to know is in what order do these items get connected to
the m/b and what is set as master or slave?

The way i want my system setup is LS-120 to be the A drive and 1.44 floppy
to be B drive, hard drive as C&D, and the CD to be E drive, hope someone can
help me.   Thank you
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996_Lover
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KimdaCommented:
set the IBM 8,4 GB disk as master on the primary controller.

Set the LX X32 CDROM as Master on the Secondary controller.

Put the LS-120 at the end of the FDD cable. and as drive 1.
put the 1,44 MB in the middle of the FDD cable as Drive 2.
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996_LoverAuthor Commented:
It's not that i'm not happy with this answer it's just that I would like little bit more feed back from other people to see if there answers are the same, Kimda thanks for taking the time to answer this question
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SiemieniukCommented:
Agreed
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chewymonCommented:
It's the common and logical way to do it.
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JBURGHARDTCommented:
Well since hard disk will be uses the most and you want to boot from it you need to put it as master on primary controler and cd-rom and ls-120 drive on on secondary controler cd-rom drive can be set as master and ls-120 as slave. If you ever get cd-rw it will need to be installed as secondary master
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996_LoverAuthor Commented:
Just wanted to say thanks to everybody who took the time to respond to my message, Thanks guys
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KimdaCommented:
The CD-RW will not have to be Secondary master.. just for info !
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