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I installed my 64 gb SSD as my main drive and loaded the OS, I installed my 1 TB with it, but i am afraid it may have wiped my drive and installed my backup D drive. I

s there a way i can get that data back or change this??
How can i rename my OS drive as C because it is lettered as something else?
How can I partition my HDD since i already have the OS installed and make a D segment?


I need to retrieve the data off that TB hard drive for work. Then i will need to build my RAID 1, i would assume i would have to pull all the data off that drive and go into the BIOS and set it up?
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wow 50 views and no comments?
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BUMP for what appears to be a stupid question
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I think you have had lots of views but no answers because no one understands what you have done.

Can you explain exactly what you have done and what has happened so we can help?
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I think you have had lots of views but no answers because no one understands what you have done.

Can you explain exactly what you have done and what has happened so we can help?
ok. I have a 1 TB hdd from my old build with data on it. I installed everything in my new sig rig. Plugged the 1TB in sata 2 and the 64 GB into sata 1. I then installed the OS (XP 64 bit) on the ssd drive. When i opened my computer up i could no longer see everything on the 1TB in sata 2. Everything on the 1TB was now labeled as the backup drive. Does that make sense?
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Ok, i think what your trying to do is retrieve data of the 1tb drive. All you have to do is take ownership of the drive and the data will be available to you.
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Greetz
It is still odd that given your SSD is on sata 1 and the 1TB is on sata 2 and that windows defaults to "C" especially if installed on the first partition of the first drive, that you have any lettering assignment issues. I think I'd get a LiveCd like BartPE or better, Hirens boot from it and see what's what, Hirens has many fixit tools including partition recovery.

BTW before I get flames for recommending warez, v13 is legal in most countries.
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