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is there any ways to install windows on the ssd or is it like regular
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Windows should identify it as an SSD during install and enable TRIM etc automatically.

You may want to put the AHCI driver on a USB key and install at the drive selection screen. Otherwise you'll get the MS driver. You can always install the driver after, but I feel like having it in place from the start is a good thing.
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