Boot files on SSD, system files on HDD Tags: Configuration SSD Boot Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: September 26, 2010 11:50 PM in Windows 7 Share ALCOMData_45 September 26, 2010 10:22:28 PM Hello, I did a clean install of Windows 7 Professional from a DVD and wound up with the boot files on my SSD and the system files on an HDD. If I disconnect the HDD, the SSD won't boot. Help! Please! More about : boot files ssd system files hdd Jonmor68 a b $ Windows 7 September 26, 2010 11:50:54 PM Disconnect the hdd and reinstall W7 on the ssd. Boot from the W7 disk, and choose custom install and quick format the ssd using the W7 disk tools. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSwitch Boot drive from HDD to SSD without losing files Forum SolvedHow do I add An sata HDD to run My Program Files and still Keep My SSD for OS boot and run? Forum SolvedAre my boot files/partition in HDD instead of SSD? Forum SolvedHow to use an SSD for a boot drive and HDD for most files? Forum SolvedHow to boot from an SSD but have files on an HDD Forum SSD Boot Drive, 2HDD to 1 volume, all without losing any of my current files Forum SolvedSSD not booting as primary drive; System still recognizes old boot files Forum SolvedCreating System Image with Windows 7 - Program files on OS SSD and 2nd HDD Forum Using SSD as boot drive with all my files already on HDD Forum SSD and HDD for gaming system - where do Program Files go? Forum SolvedHow to move files from SSD to HDD on windows 7? Forum SolvedOS is on 120GB SSD, but want my program files and data on my 1TB HDD Forum SolvedInstalling new CPU and Motherboard with new SSD but wanting to keep old HDD files Forum SolvedGoing to purchase an SSD, can I transfer just my OS to the SSD whilst keeping my other files on my current HDD? Forum SolvedCan't access files on HDD when using SSD Windows 7 Installation. Forum SolvedUsing a SSD to run the OS, Programs/Apps, CS6 and Games, while storing files on a HDD. Is this a good plan? Forum SolvedFamily Computer W8.1 on SSD Files on HDD Forum SolvedHDD/SSD Movement of files Forum SolvedWindows 7 files on two separate drives (SSD + HDD) Forum SolvedExtracting files from my old HDD to New SSD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !