Solved SSD - what to do with old HD Tags: Hard Drives SSD HD Storage Last response: November 21, 2012 9:07 PM in Storage Share Daratum November 21, 2012 6:52:39 PM So I just bought a 250g SSD and Im wonder what to do with my old 600g HD? Can I use it as a slave or for additional storage on my computer ( not as an extnal ) or do I have to buy another SSD to share the load? More about : ssd Dangi November 21, 2012 6:58:05 PM use it for extra storage m 0 l SchizTech a b G Storage November 21, 2012 7:01:06 PM Daratum said:) or do I have to buy another SSD to share the load? not at all. Mixed setups are no issue. m 0 l Related resources Replacing main drive with SSD, not sure what to do with old storage - Forum How to migrate the data from my HD(old) on to Kingston SSD - Forum Programs from old internal HD to raw SSD - Forum What the best thing to do with my old SSD? - Forum New SSD and what to do with Old SSD. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Daratum November 21, 2012 7:04:44 PM SchizTech said:not at all. Mixed setups are no issue. How might I go about setting up a mixed rig? m 0 l Best solution SchizTech a b G Storage November 21, 2012 7:06:04 PM Just use the HDD for storage with the SSD as the boot drive. By "mixed" we just mean having both sorts of drives used in the same machine. Share Daratum November 21, 2012 9:07:08 PM Best answer selected by Daratum. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SSD upgrade and Reorganising OS & software order, but what to do with old 840 SSD ??? Forum SolvedWhat to use old SSD for? Forum Migrated OS from old HDD to new SSD. What Now? Forum Installing a new OS to a clean SSD. will that save everything on old HD? Forum Installing a new OS to a clean SSD. will that save everything on old HD? Forum Using new SSD as boot drive and old HD as data drive Forum Installed new SSD - how to wipe old HD Forum Replace HD with SSD keep old Windows 7 License Forum My current HD is 1T and full. New SSD needs to clone what?? Forum How do I get my old hd setting on my new ssd Forum Purchased new SSD, installing today and want to use old HD for storage Forum Best/fastest (non ssd) HD for 1 year old MSI mobo Forum SolvedSSD for my old desktop Forum Solvedmigrating from old ssd to new ssd Forum SolvedTransferring old HDD and SSD into new PC with new Mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !