Solved Link 2 hard drives Tags: Hard Drives SATA Connection USB Flash Storage Last response: August 29, 2012 9:59 PM in Storage Share machmach_3 August 29, 2012 8:53:49 AM Hi! I got two hard disks and I am going to install a fresh copy of windows booting through a usb flash drive I need to know how to combine these HDD to be a single HDD?also What type of connections to I need to use?(I mean connect each HDD through sata to mobo or do I need to connect both HDD with the sata) Thanks any help would be appreciated More about : link hard drives Dr_JRE a b G Storage August 29, 2012 9:15:21 AM This is going to take some reading. You can read your system manual for RAID0 setup instructions (Visit the support section of your system manufacturer's website for BIOS setup and RAID0 support information.) or you can read this: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc772180.asp... m 0 l machmach_3 August 29, 2012 5:50:54 PM Dr_JRE said:This is going to take some reading. You can read your system manual for RAID0 setup instructions (Visit the support section of your system manufacturer's website for BIOS setup and RAID0 support information.) or you can read this: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc772180.asp... thnx 4 ur reply I will do the spanning but now do I need to connect the harddrives together or no? m 0 l Related resources Link two hard drives as one big HD?? - Forum I need to buy a new computer but I also need to take 2 hard drives out of the old one - Forum 2 Hard drives with 2 operating systems - Forum 4tb hard drive vs 2x2tb hard drives - Forum Help Mirroring 2 External Hard Drives - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Dr_JRE a b G Storage August 29, 2012 8:31:10 PM if this is SATA, DO NOT run the drives in series. each should have it's own sata cable plugged into it's own spot on the motherboard. If this is IDE, they can be run on the same cable, but you are better off running them on separate cables. Share machmach_3 August 29, 2012 9:59:42 PM Best answer selected by machmach_3. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDual Boot_2 Hard Drives_Pre-existing Data Forum SolvedDual Boot w/2 hard drives win 7-8.1? Forum Solvedi used raid zero and it turned two 3GB hard drives into 2 746.39gb HDs. Forum Solved2 Hard Drives 2 OS's Forum Solvedhow to raid 0 my 2 hard drives on asrock bios? Forum SolvedSSD & 2 Hard Drives RAID 1, Ok? Forum Solved2 hard drives with an operating system in one computer. want to uninstall one operating system Forum SolvedDual boot with two 2 separate hard drives, one has windows 7 and one has windows 8.1 Forum Solvedwould you recommend buying 2 Tbs Hard drives or 4 1Tbs? Forum Solvedhow to make exact copies of 2 external hard drives Forum SolvedSwap Windows Versions between 2 hard drives Forum SolvedHow to combine 2 hard drives into 1 Forum SolvedCan I do raid with 2 different size,brand,and speed hard drives? Forum SolvedExisting installation vs new running at same time on 2 hard drives Forum SolvedProblems with 2 hard drives Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !