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Maybe the hidden system partition got installed in the HDD
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Maybe the hidden system partition got installed in the HDD

what???
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Maybe the hidden system partition got installed in the HDD

what???

If you did not disconnect the HDDs from the system when you installed Windows to the SSD the 100MB system reserve partition gets put on the secondary disk.
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If you did not disconnect the HDDs from the system when you installed Windows to the SSD the 100MB system reserve partition gets put on the secondary disk.

OH poopy!

How would I go about of deleting that? If I formated the HDD, would the SSD never boot again?

-Also I am following your guide, Sean, how to remove only the OS, just partition the drive, never thought of it that way!
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How would I go about of deleting that? If I formated the HDD, would the SSD never boot again?

Ok to delete it do this: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/71363-system-reserved-partition-delete.html

make sure you leave you HDD connected so you can actually delete the partition lol.
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Also I am following your guide, Sean, how to remove only the OS, just partition the drive, never thought of it that way!
lol weird that people dont.
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How would I go about of deleting that? If I formated the HDD, would the SSD never boot again?
Ok to delete it do this: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/71363-system-reserved-partition-delete.html
make sure you leave you HDD connected so you can actually delete the partition lol.


Okay some places say, that IF I DELETE, the SSD won't boot, the win 7. Is that true?
SO the whole CMD steps are in the startup repair, so I have to have the HDD connected AT ALL TIMES!!
-Also, would I have the C drive be the SSD or the HDD?

-I want to MAKE SURE 100%, before doing anything!
In disk management, I do not see any 100mb partition, like in the link.

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lol weird that people dont. !

Yeah, just a small brain fart.
Edited by Aregvan - 3/27/12 at 6:27pm
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Post a screenshot of your disk management window.

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Just as i thought, it got installed on HDD. cant you just format everything and fresh install?
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Just as i thought, it got installed on HDD. cant you just format everything and fresh install?

than the SSD OS won't boot EVER!
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