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Better to make Boot with SSD or another drive?

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Hi, in my PC there are some drives with RAID0 arrays and from little time I have bought a SSD for Operative System (Windows 7).
My question:
in your opinion is it better to make the Boot with SSD or with another drive with RAID0?
Thanks for your suggestions
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Always use the SSD as the boot drive. The read speeds will make the OS more responsive.
Which ssd do you have?
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Therefore I have to enter into BIOS and setting SSD as 1st as Boot. Is it so?
A latest question please: in SSD I have just installed Windows 7 and I already have installed many programs. Now the Boot is with another drive in RAID, can I move the Boot to SSD? If it is possible, will I lose datas? Thanks a lot for your suggestion
Edited by FoxUlisse - 5/8/12 at 11:04pm
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