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I directly connected my old mac book pro hard drive into my built computer and my boot has slowed down moderately is it possible for my to partition my primary drive and boot directly from that then tie the others into a config that will bring down the lag?
Also, I don't have the disk anymore for the windows 7 my Rhodesian ridgeback wanted to play tug of war with me. Can I just MOVE the OS onto the partition? PLEASE HELP
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I need to partition my hard drive and move my OS into it please help
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I was rather confused because what you wrote makes no sense..

BTW the more hard drives you put on a computer (assuming they are not in RAID) the slower your PC will boot no matter what you do.
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I'm a little tipsy sorry b ut how do i pull my hard drives into a RAID config?
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