Can someone please give me a step by step guide (from which RAID option to use to the end) on how to install Windows 7 and Mac Snow Leopard 10.6.3 on two seperate Barracuda 500GB Hard drives to be used in a gaming PC.
Here are some of the specs:
Motherboard: Asus P6X58D Premium Motherboard
CPU: Intel i7 930 2.8 GHZ
HDD: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" SATA-II 7200rpm Hard Drive x 2
RAM: Corsair XMS3 6GB DDR3 1333Mhz Ram
PSU: OCZ Z Series Gold 850W Modular PSU
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium AND Mac Snow Leopard x 64-bit (Win 7 on one hard drive Mac on the other)
If you unplug one drive to install the other OS, then you won't have dual boot, as you said. Sorry for the bad advice.
Does MAC have a Dual Boot scenario? I know Windows does, as I have a machine with Windows XP and 7 on it. Installed on one drive, differnet partitions. I don't see why 2 diffferent physical drives would be any different.
Don't expect a reply for Seagate, it's not a drive issue, it's a software issue.
Still, I can't help right now. I know nothing about Mac OS. I'll look around.
The site given by jefe323 is valid. It's the only way I would know how to dual boot Mac & Windows. Yes, Windows sets up the dual boot screen, where you choose which OS to run. But I don't see any problems with that.