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\015 I want to install a 2nd hard drive on my t5026 to clone then replace my original drive, which is going bad. I plugged in the sata cable on the motherboard right next to the 1st sata cable. the computer doesnt recognise the new drive\015

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Chain the drives. use the second plug on same cord first drive is plugged into
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