Zip drive for DOS system

I bought a new IDE-interface Iomega Zip 100 to install on a 486 running pure DOS 6.22. None of the manual or help files on the CDRom gives a clue how to proceed w/o Win3X or 9X. All my impromptu attempts using Guest.exe have failed. Any ideas?
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Hmmm, this is a problem since your old 486 BIOS doesn't recognize the IDE removable ZIP drive.  You might check into a BIOS update that adds this capability but it may be hard with such an old motherboard.  The ZIP utilities disk comes with DOS drivers for the printer port model but I'm pretty sure that these will not work with the IDE model.  
I always knew about parallel and SCSI ZIP drives, but ¿an IDE one? This is the first time I heard of it...

I've remember to have used a parallel on a 386 machine; thus, your 486 should work even more smoothly...
The tech guy just told me how to do it, but I deleted the e-mail since I found out the drive isn't compatible on Athlon mobos, at least the zip250 isn't.  Just e-mail tech support at, and they will respond in 24-48 hours with a real person.  No joke...they have the answer.  
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The IDE ZIP drives have been around for quite some time.  Most of the OEM systems that come ZIP equipped use the IDE version.  They are not usually found at retail, however.
Use the IDE Cable seperately for the HardDisk and the ZipDrive.For eg

Use IDE Interface1 for the hard Disk and IDE InterfaceII for zip drive.
Sometimes when hard Disk Connected together with zip drive,it  would be incompaitable.

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>>They are not usually found at retail, however

That's why it's the first time I hear about it. Thanks !!!
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