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Nothing major, I appreciate everyone's responses and comments. Just wondering, how do YOU Sean Webster organize your hard drives? I have my OS and games on my SSD but not sure how I should organize my HDD with other data like music and movies, do you just simply make folders and throw things in them?
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I have windows migrate the default documents/music/pics/videos/downloads folders to my RAID array. I keep my OS/programs/drivers on my SSD, and i have my games on a partition on the outer tracks of my array. Sometimes i'll temporarily move a game to my SSD for extra performance.
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Nothing major, I appreciate everyone's responses and comments. Just wondering, how do YOU Sean Webster organize your hard drives? I have my OS and games on my SSD but not sure how I should organize my HDD with other data like music and movies, do you just simply make folders and throw things in them?

Basically Static (my important stuff) info and files on the non OS drive in my system and all the non static (stuff i dont care about or need fast speeds for) info/files on my OS drive. It is easier this way for when i re-install and back up my data.

I do this:

Move user folder locations to Secondary HDD:
  1. Right click your folder (ex. My pictures)
  2. Click Properties
  3. Click the Location tab
  4. Change the destination to your other HDD (ex. D:\Pictures)
    Note 1: Recommended, I do this myself for my user folders (ex. My Documents, My pictures, Desktop, etc.)
    Note 2: If there are two of the same folder in teh User folder after the move (ie. My Documents "A" and My Documents "B") you should delete the empty one located on the C: drive. (May need to go into safe mode to delete it) Do not delete the other User folders, only duplicates that come up after the move within the User folder.
    Note 3: If the folder already exists that you are linking it to you may want to merge the folders.

    Video Tut:

I have all my OS, programs, drivers, etc on my SSD.

I have my personal files, program installers, steam, etc on my HDD:

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I have my pictures and editing files on my other SSD:

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I also have a secondary HDD that I mirror my data to every night too.
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Thanks guys! I appreciate the help... sorry I can't do more then rep.
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