will basically. i bought a new 300 gb hard drive. and i wanted to make it a slave drive on my secondary ide. i have 2 hard drives on my primary ide and a cd burner on my secondary ide. i moved the cd burner down to secondary slave and trying to put the 3rd drive on secondary master. what am i doing wrong? i cant get it to detect the hard drive at all. i should... its a maxtor. or is the problem i cant? any ideas?