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Question about hard drives setups

\015 Now that my cmptr is working, i have two hard drives a primary and a slave, but the question is do i have to put the operation system on the slave drive as well as the primary and because what i did is copied all the files (well, i think) to the slave drive shouldnt that work doing it that way as well.\015

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Ok well...
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\015\012We all have to start some were right? So lets say you have a cd and you\015\012want to rip that cd and put it on your slave drive.(rip is the tech\015\012term from taking the music off the disk and on to your computer)
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\015\012Just put the cd into your computer and use something like windows media\015\012player (once you put the cd into your pc it should open a box with\015\012options and one should but rip) but it may or may not ask where to put\015\012the music you rip. Most likely it will be in My Music folder. Just mess around with it its quite easy.


If you already have the files on your first hard drive and you would like to move your music to your second drive. Just cut and paste all the music you want from the first drive to the second. Dont copy and paste because it will just make a copy and then you will have 2 copys of the song which could really get annoying if you have alot of music.


If you have any more questions feel free to ask me I am more than happy to help.


Hope this helped

-Ryan

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No the C: drive is the only drive you put an operating system.
\015\012If A secondary drive slave drive has all your old files on it and you want it empty as extra space
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\015\012Simply open my computer right click on the secondary drive D: or whatever letter it was assigned a menu will open and select format a box will open you can do a quick format and all old information will be lost and you can use it as backup space...
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\015\012Please reply if you have aany more ?'s
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\015\012best of luck hope I helped
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