How to make new Sata drive bootable Tags: Hard Drives SATA How To Storage Last response: January 21, 2012 11:23 PM in Storage Share h_crim January 21, 2012 11:08:46 PM I have two SATA drives, the primary drive is a 150 GB, the slave drive is 500GB. How do I make the slave the primary drive, and the primary the slave? Note: I went into the BIOS to change the order of the drives, however, when I did that, the computer would not boot up. Thus in order to use the computer I was force to switch it back. Thanks Again More about : make sata drive bootable leenoshiro January 21, 2012 11:23:33 PM you would have to install your OS onto your 500gb hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to make new Sata drive bootable ForumHow to make a sata drive bootable ForumHow to make a bootable Windows 7 hard drive that is a copy of my (C:) ForumMy new SATA drive (internal) says NO BOOTABLE DEVICE FOUND ForumHow to make a usb drive into a bootable ForumMake windows 8 drive bootable ForumHow to make a bootable USB drive or reformat/partition and install XP ForumHow can I make my Hard Drive Boot 500gb bootable ? step by step please ForumNo bootable device - SATA controller dead? ForumGhost HD and make bootable Forumhow do you make a SATA drive the active bootup disk ForumAsus X501a Won't See SSD as Bootable Drive ForumHow do I recognize the bootable partition of a sata drive that is a slave ForumSSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? ForumXP Drive Hidden ForumMake a Vista external work on Windows 7 ForumComputer fails to recognize cd/optical drive after updating to win 7 from vista ForumMake a bootable windows 7 partition on external hd with only mac os x ForumHard drive problem ForumTransfer windows 7 hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !