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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-23-2016, 05:32 AM - Thread Starter
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Hi

Apologies if this is a noob question but here is my issue. A while ago I was having an issue where I would turn my PC on and get an error advising my boot log cannot be found. This is back again and I think it is down to one of of my SSD's. I have 2 SSD's (one for the OS and the other for certain program/game data) and 2 normal drives (for general storage etc). Now luckily the SSD that is the issue does not have the OS installed.

Here is what I want to do...copy the 80 odd GB of program/game (Origin) data and put it on one of my HDD's then format the problem SSD then copy the data back...would this work?

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Will not work as games and certain programs will save things/registries on different drives sometimes.

I'd recommend saving your work files and save game folders instead.

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