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I have a two part question. I just built a new rig and have it set up in a Raid 0 config, now I would like to pull th HDD from my old system and run it as well for a dual boot. So my questions are 1) can I run this setup w/out any problems and 2) my old HDD is coming out of a Gateway 507GR, it has XP, will it have any issues recognizing the new hardware? Any help would be awesome. Thanks!
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The OS on that drive coming from Dell is OEM, meaning it is tied to the hardware on that machine. You switch machines, you have to reinstall the OS as it will not work correctly. Actually it may not even boot at all since it is not a Dell machine.

You can do a dual boot, but the thing is it isn't as simple as slapping a new drive in with an OS on it. You got to make sure you have a boot manager setup right. Or you can also just go into bios and bounch between drives.
 
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Neeeevermind, that was quick.
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