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The only thing I did after installing the HDD is format it and made 2 partitions. Do I need to do anything else? What is Intel SRT since I do have a Intel Z68 MOBO.

Oh, forget that. I would have to reinstall Windows 7.
Edited by Kanivakil - 5/10/13 at 11:45am
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if you're using the HD for windows the installation will do it for you but if its a storage HD than that all you need to do. thumb.gif

intel SRT is using a 64GB, or less, SSD as a cache for the HD when you have the OS on the HD. it was pretty handy when prices of SSDs were extremely high. but now you can get a 128GB SSD for what was the price of a 64GB. hopefully this will explain it well enough:
Intel Z68 Chipset & Smart Response Technology (SSD Caching) Review
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I didn't mention I have a 128 GB SSD.
Edited by Kanivakil - 5/10/13 at 11:59am
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I didn't mention I have a 128 GB SSD.

i suppose you are using that for the OS?
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Yeah.
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once formatted they should almost instantly appear in the my computer section as usable drives as long as you used the proper formatting (can do it inside the OS)
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Yeah.
were you looking to do this?:
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No. I wasn't looking for anything. Just wanted to make sure there isn't any other steps after what I have done.
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