Mac Mini Server Mid-2010 SSD Upgrade - Beeping every 5 Seconds

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by diwalsh, Nov 20, 2013.

  1. diwalsh macrumors newbie

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    I upgraded my Mac Mini Server (Mid-2010) with two 480 GB SSD drives tonight. The drives are Intel (ssdsc2bb480g401) drives. I know the mid-2010 mini runs at 3 GB/s and the drives I put in are 6 GB/s.

    I thought the drives would work and just run at 3 GB/s. I'm getting a constant beep and LED flash every 5 seconds. I'm thinking the drives are not compatible.

    Anyone else run into this problem?
     
  2. California macrumors 68040

    California

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    You are not giving enough information. Are the drives Mac formatted? DId you tear off the temp sensors on the HDs? Did you unseat and need to reseat your ram?
     

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