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Ok, I have a typical set up with a 1TB HDD and a 64GB SSD, and I have recently gotten 2x 128GB Crucial M4s. So, I want to either move the entire contents of the 64GB SSD to the RAID volume, or just do a clean install on the RAID volume, and move the programs over afterwards. Which is the better option? rep to someone who can help me.
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It's likely that everyone will recommend a fresh install with any SSD setup. I'm not even an SSD user..yet...but I also recommend a fresh install as well. I'm sure you know all that goes on with SSDs but I hope you know that there's no TRIM when it comes to RAID. Hope you enjoy your new toys and good luck on a smooth migration to a faster setup.
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Ok, I have a typical set up with a 1TB HDD and a 64GB SSD, and I have recently gotten 2x 128GB Crucial M4s. So, I want to either move the entire contents of the 64GB SSD to the RAID volume, or just do a clean install on the RAID volume, and move the programs over afterwards. Which is the better option? rep to someone who can help me.
I've tried to raid- 2 disk hard drives (same thing though) from one hard disk and it don't work. Raid drivers aren't installed so windows will freeze on boot :/ gotta reinstall AFAIK
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