How to combine two separate hard drive in to one Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: March 1, 2010 11:48 AM in Storage Share siddy143 February 10, 2010 10:17:39 AM Hello, how to combine two physical hard drives in to one? More about : combine separate hard drive sturm a b G Storage February 10, 2010 11:17:46 AM Raid 0 or spanning. That or stack them on a 100 ton press and hit the button. aford10 a b G Storage February 10, 2010 1:54:52 PM It's called a RAID array. With 2 physical drives, you could do a RAID 0 or 1 (assuming you have a RAID controller). Here's some good reading. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAID Related resources How do I combine two Hard Drives to become one drive? - Forum Dual boot with two 2 separate hard drives, one has windows 7 and one has windows 8.1 - Forum how to combine two ssd to work as one drive - Forum How to separate one drive in to two drives - Forum How to combine two hard drives - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Learner_10 March 1, 2010 12:58:12 AM aford10 said:It's called a RAID array. With 2 physical drives, you could do a RAID 0 or 1 (assuming you have a RAID controller). Here's some good reading. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAID How do I set the jumpers though? aford10 a b G Storage March 1, 2010 2:15:01 AM Jumpers are the pins on the back of the hard drive. They look like this. http://www.doublehammer.com/clinic/images/jumpers.jpg Look at the label on the drives. They should say Master, Slave, or Cable select. The jumper should match the position of the IDE cable (end of the cable is master, middle is slave). The main drive is the master, the secondary drive is the slave. sturm a b G Storage March 1, 2010 11:48:08 AM Learner_10 said:How do I set the jumpers though? SATA or IDE? SATA drives dont have jumpers for Master/Slave. One drive per cable only. IDE drives should be marked on the underside or on the label on which pins are what. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to combine two hard drives Forum SolvedHow do I boot windows 7 on two different computers with one hard drive? Forum SolvedHard drive failure on two separate drives Forum My windows 7 files are split between two hard drives in the same computer so how do I get the files all on one hard drive Forum SolvedDual Booting Windows 7/8 - Two Separate Hard Drives Forum SolvedHow to delete one of two operating systems on same hard drive. Forum SolvedHow to use two hard drives for one computer. Forum How to delete one of two XP on same hard drive Forum Hey there, can I connect two external hard drives to one TV? Of yes, plz explain how Forum Combining two hard drives to read as one Forum How do I combine two recording devices into one? Forum SolvedTwo separate systems - Swapping Hard Drives? Forum Combine two hard drives Forum SolvedHow to combine 2 hard drives into 1 Forum SolvedHow to separate 2 physical drives combined into 1 logical drive? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !