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So im building a computer for my friend
and i have everything done but one thing.
He has a 1 TB Caviar Black and a 500gig caviar black
He wants the 500gig to be the back up drive, so pretty much have the drive mirror the 1 TB drive

This is possible with the windows 7 software right?
I dont have to worry about the different hard drive sizes or do i?
He wont come close in using 100gig, not alone 500gig.

If anyone could please help, i would appreciate it.
Thanks
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my head hurts... your trying to put two cups of water into one...
    
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You should take a look at CrashPlan; http://b4.crashplan.com/

Gives you a lot of options to determine how much space to use and how often to make backups. You can also back up to other comps on your network, external drives, a friends computer, or if you want to pay you can use their online service.
    
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Im looking only to using a mirroring backup with the 500gig, while the 1TB is the main hard drive
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