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Cannot Install CD Rom Drive in A Dell Optiplex XL

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Dell Optiplex XL 590 Bios Not Reconizing New HD's Or CD Roms
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what is the original configuration:

how many devices and what type on the primary IDE cable(HD, CD, ...)
how many devices and what type on the secondary IDE cable(HD, CD, ...)

more questions:
to which cables are the new devices connected?

are you familiar with the jumper settings?

are these devices replacing defective devices?
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