SSD + HDD DUAL BOOT (ON SEPARATE DRIVES)

KIJ123

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SSD + HDD DUAL BOOT (ON SEPARATE DRIVES)


I'd like to set up a system for dual boot function using two separate drives (in the same system) My intnent is to have the primary one SSD (running windows 7) and the other a HDD (running either XP or Linux)


Anyone have a newbie guide to get this thing done?? .. i'm pretty sure im not the first person to wonder about this.


Any help would be mucho appreciated.

Thanks
 

projectlll

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simply plug your stat cable only into your secondary drive, install linux/xp, then plug in sata for ssd while leaving the other one in, when done if you installed xp, on boot it will ask you to boot to xp or 7 and you can choose, however if you chose linux you will have to manually boot to your other hard drive using the F11 key during boot up.