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Bob Kehely
24-12-2002, 08:31 AM
Hi Folks,

I have a HP pavillion 510a, HD40gb, 256RAM, 1.2ghz CPU. I'm looking at installing either a 32x 0r 48x cd-rom, in the extra bay to supplement the writer already installed.
I've never installed one before, and I'm wondering if I would see a drop off in overall performance in the computer?

many thanks to all of you for your help through the year, and merry christmas.



Peter H
24-12-2002, 01:35 PM
Should be no drop in performance. If using the same cable as the cdrw, make sure new one is set as slave. Mine is set as master & cdrw as slave, but plenty of different ideas on what is best.
Bye Merry Xmas

Bob Kehely
24-12-2002, 01:42 PM
many thanks for your thoughts peter H.

merry christmas,