Tag: pata

Everyone has a server that’s collecting dust

Everyone has a server that’s collecting dust

July 17, 2015

You’re troubleshooting a dual-drive PATA configuration, and you find that the CS jumpers are not selected. What does this mean?

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It’s all on-demand these days, anyway

It’s all on-demand these days, anyway

March 9, 2015

What is the maximum number of devices that you can connect to an 80-wire PATA cable?

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And it tastes delicious

And it tastes delicious

September 22, 2014

On a PATA drive, what does the “cable select” option mean?

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Hi, sorry I’m late.

Hi, sorry I’m late.

July 16, 2013

What maximum transfer rate would you expect to see from a PATA drive?

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A crowbar means extra storage capacity

A crowbar means extra storage capacity

June 25, 2013

How many devices can you connect to a single PATA motherboard interface?

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Linux Mass Storage Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

Linux Mass Storage Devices – CompTIA Linux+ LX0-101: 101.1

April 22, 2013

A device running Linux might use a number of different storage device types. In this video, you’ll learn about the most popular storage types and how those storage devices are references in the Linux operating system.

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It runs on electricity and some type of elven magic

It runs on electricity and some type of elven magic

March 22, 2013

If you connect a “cable select” PATA drive to an 80-wire PATA-4 standard cable, which connector would configure the drive as Device 0?

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Did you get the extended warranty?

Did you get the extended warranty?

December 19, 2012

You’ve just replaced a motherboard, and you are now reconnecting all of the internal components. The system contains a single PATA drive configured for cable select, and the drive uses a 40-wire PATA cable. Which connector on the cable would be the best choice for attaching the drive?

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Device Connectors and Cables – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.11

Device Connectors and Cables – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.11

November 14, 2012

There are many different types of devices that can connect to your computer, and many of them use completely different connectors. In this video, you’ll learn about the cables and connectors used for hard drives, USB devices, FireWire components, parallel links, serial connections, network links, and much more.

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Computer Interface Speeds and Distances – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.7

Computer Interface Speeds and Distances – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 1.7

October 3, 2012

Your computer has many different interfaces, and each interface type has a different set of speed and distance standards. In this video, you’ll learn about the speeds and distances of USB, FireWire, PATA, SATA, and wireless standards.

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