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Proper setup for gaming files on my 2nd 1TB HDD

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I have been running my OS on my primary SSD and it works great. I quickly ran out of room because Origin and Steam updates kept hogging up storage room.
I bought a 1TB hard drive so I could put my gaming program on and run the games from there. Since I have done that I have had a lot of crashes...I run everything stock speeds. For some reason I get a lot of freezes and blue screens when running games.
I want to reinstall game programs but I want to do this correctly. Is there a process for this.
Thanks in advance.
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Sounds like something else is wrong. Installing the games is done though steam (usually) and it's pretty hard to mess up. I've moved games between drives on my machine both by cutting and pasting the folder and the related steam config file for the game and I've moved them with steam, both ways have never caused problems.

Your blue screens might come from some other issue with your system and happened to correlate with you installing the 1TB HDD.
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