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  • Page 1 ATAPI CD-ROM Drives Installation Manual
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Your CD-ROM Drive ........4 Your Toshiba ATAPI CD-ROM Drive..... . . 4 What Happens Next?.
  • Page 3 This manual is copyright Toshiba Europe GmbH with all rights reserved. Under the copyright laws, this manual cannot be reproduced in any form without the prior written permission of Toshiba. No patent liability is assumed, however, with respect to the use of the information contained herein.
  • Page 4: Introduction

    Introduction Congratulations on the purchase of your Toshiba ATAPI CD-ROM drive. Read carefully through this manual in order to install the drive and learn how to use it. For specification details of your CD-ROM drive, see the accompanying specification booklet.
  • Page 5: Your Cd-Rom Drive

    Emergency eject Volume control Eject button Toshiba’s ATAPI CD-ROM drives are among the most advanced available today. Their features include: Tray operation. No fiddly and expensive caddy to wrestle with – just open the tray, drop in a disk and close the tray again Enhanced IDE (ATAPI) interface.
  • Page 6: Ide Drives

    Your Toshiba CD-ROM drive is an EIDE (Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics) drive, also known as an ATAPI (ATA Packet Interface) drive. Most personal computers now use IDE or EIDE to control their disk drives. Your CD-ROM drive will work with any EIDE controller and will work with some older IDE controllers.
  • Page 7: Installing The Drive

    Your computer casing or layout may be different to this. If so, refer to your computer’s user guide for details of fitting additional drives. 6 TOSHIBA ATAPI CD-ROM Drive...
  • Page 8: Setting The Jumpers

    The back of your CD-ROM drive looks like this: Interface connector Setup jumper Master/Slave jumper Power connector Digital audio output Analogue audio output NOTE Before you work through the following steps, switch off the computer and disconnect it from the mains power supply. Setting the Jumpers Your CD-ROM drive has a couple of jumper switches which must be correctly set before the drive is installed.
  • Page 9 Each cable may carry up to two drives; one configured as a master drive and the other configured as a slave drive. The drives may be either IDE hard disk drives or other IDE devices (in this case an ATAPI CD-ROM drive):...
  • Page 10: Find A Free Drive Bay

    Notes Master Slave Master Slave ATA hard — — — One hard drive on one cable disk drive ATAPI — — — One CD-ROM drive on one cable CD-ROM (MASTER) ATAPI ATAPI — — Two CD-ROM drives on one cable...
  • Page 11: Fit The Drive

    If there is no power lead available, consult your computer dealer or support service. You may need a “power splitter lead” - a Y shaped cable which taps two power outputs from one input. 10 TOSHIBA ATAPI CD-ROM Drive...
  • Page 12: Connect A Sound Cable To Your Drive

    Each sound card requires a different cable, so you will need to tell your supplier which sound card you have and that you have a Toshiba ATAPI CD-ROM drive. Your supplier should be able to supply you with a suitable inexpensive cable.
  • Page 13: Windows 95

    Put the floppy disk in drive a: and type a: (if your 3.5 inch floppy drive has a different letter, for example drive B, type that letter followed by a colon) and press [Enter]. Type ATAPI and press [Enter]. The driver installation program now asks a number of questions and guides you through the installation process.
  • Page 14: The Controls

    The Controls Your CD-ROM drive has the following controls and features: Disk tray EJECT button Emergency Eject BUSY light Headphones socket Volume control. The BUSY Light When you put a disk into your CD-ROM drive, the busy light flashes slowly as it attempts to locate a disk.
  • Page 15: Operating The Disk Tray

    The Audio-out Connectors Audio output is through a dual 4-pin/2-pin, analogue/digital connector. Connect only to the matching fitting, part number 70066 made by Molex Corporation, or equivalent. The connector is wired as follows: Digital out Earth Earth 14 TOSHIBA ATAPI CD-ROM Drive...
  • Page 16: Mounting The Drive

    Mounting the Drive The internal drive should be mounted within 20° of the horizontal or within 10° of the vertical. The drive has 12 screw mounts of size M3. The length of the screw (underside of screw head to tip of screw) should not exceed 3 ± 0.5mm. External Dimensions and Mounting Points 4 x M3 4 x M3...

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