Help With ISRT Tags: SSD Hard Drives Western Digital Storage Last response: December 27, 2012 10:44 PM in Storage Share Rolar December 27, 2012 10:01:55 PM I have and a Western Digital 1TB HDD and I am thinking bout getting an SSD to speed thing up but I would rather use ISRT than an SSD boot drive. My question is though, would i have to reformat my HDD to use ISRT More about : isrt | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to Rolar Register or log in to remove Dereck47 Storage Expert December 27, 2012 10:36:17 PM No, you don't have to reformat your HDD. The only thing you have to do is change the SATA mode on the ports your HDD & SSD are to connected to to RAID mode. | Report abuse Reply to Dereck47 Rolar December 27, 2012 10:41:12 PM So changing the HDD mode to RAID will not delete anything on the HDD | Report abuse Reply to Rolar Dereck47 Storage Expert December 27, 2012 10:44:45 PM No, changing SATA modes won't delete anything. | Report abuse Reply to Dereck47 Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Help With ISRT> Related ressources: ForumNeed help diagnosing BSODs ForumNeed help building my gaming PC ForumIntel Rapid Start for Single SSD? ForumBuilding new system and desperately need help with Smart Response Technology ForumGIGABYTE GA-Z77X-D3H Intel Smart Response Technology via EZ Setup ForumStrict budget, new build to replace old Core 2 duo..i3, i5? Ideas? ForumHelp Me Setup Intel Smart Response Technology P8Z68-V Pro ForumHelp updating BIOS (P8Z68-V Pro) ForumGreat read/write speeds but slow boot?? ForumSlow boot times but great read/write speeds SSD..? ForumSSD Boot drive AND a cached HDD? Forum660 ti vs 670? ForumCasual conversation; small talk. ForumP8h77-v versus p8h77-v le ForumIs it possible to use a SSD as OS drive AND cache? ForumSamsung 840 Pro or OCZ Vertex ForumIssue with SATA Drive on an IDE Motherboard ForumPlease Help - CrucialV4 32GB - win8 - Vslow - 100% utilisation ForumHelp with Hard Drive Partition ForumSetting up my first RAID-0 with two Samsung 840 Pro SSD's, any tips? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !