first of all like to thank everybody for the help with the wiring of the motherboard to get it back up and running, but now i have a different problem i turn on the unit and i get a white screen with a floppy icon and a blinking question mark? unit does nothing . to answer everybodys question of why i left the tower open so my son could get inside is i was in the process of installing more memory and cleaning out the dust. the baby siter wasnt doing her job in watching him but alls well and i just want my wifes computer up and working again because life is miserable around here if you know what i mean???? its a 97 g3 with floppy drive cd-rom drive and one hard drive model m-4405 if this helps any??? any help is greatly appreciated thanks mrfixit also not so sure if i have the ide cables in the right spots? both connections on the board are the same no colors or id printed on the board???