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Windows 7: Need help with new HDD

31 Oct 2009   #1
damoh

Windows 7 RTM x64
 
 
Need help with new HDD

Hi all
Need some help lol
Basically i bought a new HDD yesterday wanting to install 7 onto it as its much larger then my current 7 space.
My problem seems to be is that as i have more then 1 hdd in my pc, if i remove the other hdd then 7 wont boot. So im assuming on the 2nd drive there are some system files there. Now, what i want to do, is clone my existing system as i have a lot of stuff on there ( video editing, files etc.....) but i want it to so i can end up with only one drive in my PC which will hold 7.
So, gurus upon this forum, is there any way i can copy my current system over to this new hdd and also include the boot files or whatever files are on this 2nd hdd, so i can boot of it and use it.
Reinstalling it all, i could do, but it would take ages and i have 7 exactly the way i like it


Thanks in advance

Damo


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31 Oct 2009   #2
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi there
think this needs to be in Hardware section but if you read my post in this thread it should answer your question.

How to add more HDD

cheers
jimbo
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