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Once I have them connected to motherboard, and my build is done. After I have install Windows 7 do I need to do anything or are they ready to go? Do I need to format or something?

Also I want to use the SSD for booting Windows 7 and put everything else on my HDD could someone let me know how to do so? I believe I saw a guide here on these forums.

Thanks so much!!! biggrin.gif
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My guide, follow it and be happy biggrin.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-guide-optimization-for-ssds-hdds

Has everything in there.
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My guide, follow it and be happy biggrin.gif
http://www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-guide-optimization-for-ssds-hdds
Has everything in there.

doh.gif you beat me to it, i was gunna recomend your guide.. biggrin.gif
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Thanks so much!
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My guide, follow it and be happy biggrin.gif
http://www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-guide-optimization-for-ssds-hdds
Has everything in there.

I'd recomend it to everyone. ^
Enjoy your new build. It's a great feeling booting up for the first time.
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