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Computer seems to take longer than it should to boot

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I have an SSD (Crucial M4) hooked into my P55-GD85 via the P55's Sata ports and I'm finding that it doesn't boot as quickly as I would expect it to. During boot, my computer sits on the plain black screen with the blinking cursor after the marvel controller's status for a while. I have my old hard drive hooked up to the P55 controller as well but the bootable partition on it was deleted long ago. Does anyone know what the problem might be?
    
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WD Caviar Black 1TB Crucial SDD some LG SATA thing 7 64 
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Marvell controllers are trash, use an intel sata 6 port if you have one. Also, use the stock windows SSD drivers.
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I found out you want AHCI enabled with an SSD and fixed it.
    
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i7 860 MSI P55-GD 85 PNY GTX 570 16 GB Muskin Blackline 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
WD Caviar Black 1TB Crucial SDD some LG SATA thing 7 64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell U2311H CM Quickfire red SeaSonic X-650 Lian Li PC-B10 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Cm spawn Artisan Hayate HiFiMan HE-500 
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i7 860 MSI P55-GD 85 PNY GTX 570 16 GB Muskin Blackline 
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WD Caviar Black 1TB Crucial SDD some LG SATA thing 7 64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell U2311H CM Quickfire red SeaSonic X-650 Lian Li PC-B10 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Cm spawn Artisan Hayate HiFiMan HE-500 
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