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Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
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Posted By cavuplo
Here is what I did (added this to my first post...

Here is what I did (added this to my first post for future reference):
* I disconnected my IDE cable.
* Reboot then set my USB key as HDD to boot on
* Started windows 7 installation process which...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
It sure allows to install the OS wherever you...

It sure allows to install the OS wherever you want (otherwise that would be ridiculous), but why doesn't it allow to choose where to install boot files, or at least specify "on the same drive as OS...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
My current Disk0 is actually an IDE HDD (my MOBO...

My current Disk0 is actually an IDE HDD (my MOBO is an ASUSP5E (http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_775/P5E/#specifications) and there is some sort of mini-IDE driver starting after POST...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
I agree. Actually, if I were able to tell which...

I agree. Actually, if I were able to tell which was which or even change that at Win7 installation time, I would have. I am fairly sure that my "OS drive" was Disk0 under WinXP, then ended up being...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
I was referring to this: Perhaps not...

I was referring to this:



Perhaps not an MS problem? (I have no clue of what I'm talking about haha)
It's alright, I'll get over it. This is not like there is no way around this after all....
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
Ouch. This is worse than I thought. Another poor...

Ouch. This is worse than I thought. Another poor design decision by the Microsoft engineers? >:(
Are they even aware of that problem? (I sure hope so)

Thanks for the replies, I'll follow that...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 4,054
Posted By cavuplo
Windows is not installed on the drive from which it boots!?

I have 2 HDD, Disk0 and Disk1.
Disk0 is supposed to have my personal data, Disk1 the OS.
Disk0 has 3 partitions (H:/ I:/ J:/ ) and Disk1 has 3 partitions too (C:/ D:/ E:/ ).

One month ago I...
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