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As tittle states i have a 64gb SSD on the way and i would like some info on how to install this SSD, and common noob mistake one will make.

here is the one im getting

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...tent-_-text-_-

A first time noob guide set up would be really helpful and maybe pointers from personal experience.
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from another forum

here
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post #3 of 7
The guide posted by yang will cover a good part of it. I would look at this thread for reference as well for extra stuff. Also take a look into synaptic links, they help a lot with games.

http://www.overclock.net/ssd/700470-...ows-7-ssd.html
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Dont shut off write buffer caching.... I corrupted my windows because of it
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post #5 of 7
Just set to ahci in your bios and install windows to the unallocated space,with the ssd in the first sata port 0 or 1.Then install the latest intel rst drivers and you're done.
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thanks for tips so far, more would be appreciated SSD wont be here till early next week .
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google -> ssd tweaker.exe -> win.
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