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Windows 7: Moving system reserved to C: (from F)

29 Apr 2016   #21
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Make life easier and remove the other 2 disks
Do not use the rufus uefi option on the boot listing and you wont get the 100mb partition.


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29 Apr 2016   #22
derekimo

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Yikes I can't imagine how a m.2 got listed as disk2 that's whack
It's not using an SATA port would be my guess, it lists those first I guess.

I'm not familiar with them though so I could be wrong.
On boot it says HDD first then mSATA

AW18 bios A12 (UEFI + CSM)

I've heard that with win7 uefi+csm install, it's not recommended to store system reserve and C: in the same disk, why?
You are going to want the mSATA first, that is the preferred method so no boot files get placed before it on the other drives.

There is no "system reserved" on a UEFI, there are other system partitions,

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29 Apr 2016   #23
AN94BALLER

windows 7 64 ultimate
 
 

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Make life easier and remove the other 2 disks
Do not use the rufus uefi option on the boot listing and you wont get the 100mb partition.
legacy + maxwell 980M = no boot
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29 Apr 2016   #24
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

After a bitlocker update many uefi installs were borked lately
https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthrea...mus-VII-Ranger
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29 Apr 2016   #25
derekimo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Make life easier and remove the other 2 disks
Do not use the rufus uefi option on the boot listing and you wont get the 100mb partition.
legacy + maxwell 980M = no boot
What do you mean by that? Your disk management shows you installed as legacy. I don't see any uefi partitions.
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29 Apr 2016   #26
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I enjoy C only life is so much easier
I have a m.2 slot it I imagine will go unused for quite a while
This must in some way be tied to raiding disks :/
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29 Apr 2016   #27
AN94BALLER

windows 7 64 ultimate
 
 

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I enjoy C only life is so much easier
I have a m.2 slot it I imagine will go unused for quite a while
This must in some way be tied to raiding disks :/
I believe RAID was accidentally enabled when I install.
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29 Apr 2016   #28
derekimo

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I enjoy C only life is so much easier
Same here,

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29 Apr 2016   #29
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I imagine that is why it got installed on disk0 instead of where the os was installed on
I've read a little on m.2 and raids but only got a headache out of it

Remove the drive letter it is normal
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29 Apr 2016   #30
derekimo

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The easiest would be just make the m.2 first priority in the boot sequence, unplug the other drives and reinstall.
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