Can i use a hdd for storage and a ssd for using windows the way it needs to be u Tags: Hard Drives SSD Storage Last response: February 3, 2012 8:49 PM in Storage Share Cj Ceasar February 3, 2012 8:38:54 PM Hello, Does someone know how to use a hdd for storage and a ssd for booting the drive ? More about : hdd storage ssd windows tlmck a b G Storage February 3, 2012 8:49:41 PM http://www.pcworld.com/article/237496/the_best_of_both_... JackNaylorPE a c 122 G Storage February 3, 2012 8:49:58 PM Disconnect all Hard Drive data cables, connect SSD data cable (and power cable of course). Install Windows to SSD. Turn of machine , connect HD data cables...do what ya will. Do some research and do the dozen or so tweaks for SSD's such as moving page file, user files, etc. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUsing an SSD only as a boot drive for windows and the HDD for storage. Need help for configuring. Forum SolvedUsing my windows installed HDD as a storage for my future SSD Forum SolvedUsing an SSD for windows and HDD for storage Forum SolvedUsing ssd boot drive and hdd storage (need help) Forum Where for windows 7 if using Rapid Storage - SSD or HDD? Forum What would be the easiest way to boot Windows 7 off a SSD and have storage on a HDD when W7 is already on the HDD?? Forum SolvedUpgrading Boot Drive from HDD to SSD using HDD as storage Forum SSD + HDD--need help using HDD for storage purposes Forum SSD + HDD--need help using HDD for storage purposes Forum SolvedSSD and HDD help - wiping and using the HHD for main storage Forum SolvedIs it better to use a HDD or SSD for main storage? Forum SolvedUsing SSD as boot drive/storage for a few games and HDD as main storage? Forum SolvedA few questions on how to best use an SSD/HDD storage setup Forum Solvedbuilt a pc a year ago and used 128 gb SSD for OS and storage, just bought a 1 TB HDD and want to switch to ACHI mode Forum Installed a new SSD and new Windows, left old HDD as storage, worked for 2 weeks and now says it needs to be formatted, help! Forum SolvedHow can I use my SSD for windows 7 and other applications, while using my HDD for games, photos, music Forum Using an SSD as boot-drive but using HDD for general programs/storage. Forum Replacing HDD with SSD, and using HDD as storage Forum SolvedBest way to use ssd as hdd cache Forum SolvedWindows HDD Used As Storage? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !