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Old August 20, 2010, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by gingerbee View Post
did you format and install 7 with both plugged in if so 7 likes to lay claim to hdd/ssd easy way to fix start over with nothing but the ssd plugged in do your full install then plug in your other hdd. had this happen a few times makes no sense too me.
Yep, that's what the problem is by the looks of it.

Thanks for the help, now to sort out my watercooling in the other section of the forum
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Old August 20, 2010, 06:24 PM
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Yup, what happens is that Win 7 installer makes a small partition on Drive 0......no matter what that drive is. It doesnt even have to be the drive you are installing the your OS on to....it gets it. IF that drive "disappears" so too does your bootability into the OS. REALLY annoying.
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Old August 20, 2010, 09:51 PM
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yup hopefully it's gone form windows 8 eh
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