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quick question about sata ports

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January 27, 2014 8:38:28 AM

hello

my first build just wondering is it best to connect:


1] HDD to intel sata port 0

2] DVD drive to marvell sata port

my MB layout:
http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-r...

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a b B Homebuilt system
a c 322 G Storage
January 27, 2014 9:18:03 AM

HDD to 0, optical drive to another Intel port. Disable Marvell in bios for faster boot unless you run out of ports.
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a b B Homebuilt system
a b G Storage
January 27, 2014 9:18:35 AM

Since you're not using any type of RAID setup, I do not believe it matters how your drives are connected.

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January 27, 2014 1:37:17 PM

thanks for the help guys
i decided to put
hdd = 0
dvd drive = 3 easier to fit in when video card installed

later when i purchase a ssd ill put that in 1
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