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Should I wait or do it meow!?

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should I wait till Monday until I get my 64gb SSD and 1tb F3 Spinpoint to setup my sandy or setup sandy right MEOW!?
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Do it now, why would you wait!?
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post #3 of 11
Right meow.
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Do it now, make sure it all works.

It doesn't take long to re-install Windows.

GO!

NOA!
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yeah why wait???? Unless there is some major sale on Monday that would make it worth while waiting I would do it NOW!!!!
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Get it all set up now. Won't take you but 5 minutes to add the HDD and SSD to the build later. You can probably boot from your current OS install (best to remove all drivers before doing so and then let W7 install drivers for the new hardware, then grab latest drivers from the manufacturers' websites). If not, you can just do a clean install without putting in the key and still have 30 days before you have to activate it.

Of course, it is my personal preference to do a clean install when moving your OS from a mechanical HDD to a SSD, as Windows 7 performs certain SSD-specific tweaks to the OS when installed on a SSD, and I believe you have to align SSD's differently. You can do it all manually I suppose, but IMO its easiest just to do a fresh install and let Windows take care of it.
     
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post #7 of 11
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alright lets do eeet haha,

first i need to set the mood in the apartment...scented candles, elegant music in the background and baby oil.
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Originally Posted by phaseshift View Post
alright lets do eeet haha,

first i need to set the mood in the apartment...scented candles, elegant music in the background and baby oil.
my i also suggest removing wife or girlfriend from home/build area

building a pc is a very intimate thing afterall
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my i also suggest removing wife or girlfriend from home/build area

building a pc is a very intimate thing afterall
everyone is gone its just me and my little helper

post #10 of 11
well ssds are GREEEAT , i would opt for 120gb ssd. c300 @ that too. i have 3 vertex 2 are dead nonrecoverable. so i hate ocz now, i even removed all the ocz freeze from my rigs with mx3 or icd7.
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