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Windows 7: cannot boot to (cloned) hdd after ssd install

22 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
cannot boot to (cloned) hdd after ssd install


My new ssd is running great, it feels like a new car. :)

But I am having trouble with my backups. When I unplug the ssd and try to boot off the hdd (which worked before I installed my ssd) I get boot manager screens.

How can boot off my clones? I'm using Win7 and did not change the BIOS except to boot off of CD for the ssd install.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Nov 2012   #2

Win7 Ultimate X64

Have you plugged old drive in to same sata port as before ?

Does old drive show in bios ?

Startup repair ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 cannot boot to (cloned) hdd after ssd install

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