Re: [NTO] PC power supply dead?
- On Apr 2, 2005 8:26 PM, Jason W. <jwellband@...> wrote:
>If we were, you wouldn't have any work! :)
> Why can't all my clients be like you? LOL
> Probably that BIOS is picky about having a slave drive without aD'oh! I totally forgot about the jumpers on the drive! Of course,
> master - just a guess :)
that's what it was.
> LOL! My desktop is like that, but because I wanted a behemoth case to work in.I should mention the reason it has two non-working hard drives in it
is because the original primary hard drive is mounted vertically in
the front of the box at the bottom, just below the rack for the CD
roms, hard drives and floppy drive. And the dang thing is darn near
welded to the case as far as I can figure, it's in a bracket that
cannot be removed from the case (without permanently damaging it) and
there are no visible screws to remove the drive from the bracket. I
can't even disconnect it from the power supply because the rack is
directly above where the power cable plugs into the drive and there's
literally no room to pull the plug out. I was lucky to get the cable
to the motherboard disconnected when I replaced the primary drive a
couple years ago. Dangedest setup I ever saw.
The other non-working hard drive is attached to the cdrom/hard drive
rack on the other side of the rack and I can't get the other side of
the case off to figure out how it's attached and get it unattached.
(And it wasn't worth the hassle of trying to get it out of there, I
don't have another drive that I need to put in there.)
> Probably your 2nd stick is a slower speed and her board won't take itI bought both sticks at the same time, same brand, same speed, when I
> whereas your board would.
bought the motherboard.
> That shouldn't make a difference unless one stick is just cheaplyI don't remember the brand but I didn't go for really cheap cause like
> made. I've got a stick of Kingston and a stick of some other generic
> brand and mine's working fine.
Ed said, you get what you pay for, so I got something medium level.
> It's possible but it'd be more likely to have a memory speed issue.oops, this is a faster board, mom's PC is a P3 600 (or 650) mhz, mine
> You can put a faster stick in a slower board but not a slower stick in
> a faster board.
was a PII 450 mhz. Maybe the sticks were faster than my old board or
it's not that much of a difference or something. :)
ah well, it works - so far...<alice knocks on lots of wood and crosses
toes, fingers and eyes> <owww>
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeff Scism" <scismgenie@...>
Sent: Saturday, April 09, 2005 9:31 PM
Subject: Re: [NTO] PC power supply dead?
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