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Using New SSD and Old HDD In new build?

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July 29, 2012 12:06:55 AM

Hey guys! so im gonna try to explain this in the best way possible.So Im changing from AMD to intel, n my new build im going to be using an SSD for boot up and sytem files, and my 2 1 tb BArracuda HDDs for other stchuff. But my question is can i boot up a fresh version of windows on the new SSD and not have it conflict with the windows already on my HDD???

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a c 590 G Storage
July 29, 2012 12:17:52 AM

Yes, you can. Make sure your SSD is the only drive connected when you install Windows.
After you've installed Windows, shut down, connected your HDD, go into BIOS and make sure your 1st boot device is your SSD.
July 29, 2012 12:17:55 AM

Best answer selected by abnormalweeny.