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Windows 7: Software Raid 0 on C:

31 Mar 2010   #1
billybowden

Windows 7
 
 
Software Raid 0 on C:

I want to install Windows 7 on a software raid 0.
There are not options on the install to do this I don't think.
Can it be done?


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31 Mar 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by billybowden View Post
I want to install Windows 7 on a software raid 0.
There are not options on the install to do this I don't think.
Can it be done?
Software RAID? can you explain?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Mar 2010   #3
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Here is some information that might get you pointed in the right direction;

Information regarding Windows 7 software Raid : Alan's World Famous Blog V2

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