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Astraleah

Help deciding how to install new drives

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Hey guys need a couple of things helped. Having a massive brain blank.

 

I am tossing up a fresh install or cloning/migrating my boot drive.

 

Best way to go about that?

 

Then, with my current storage hard drives, how do I re-index them with a different letter if they have data on it already. I remember there being a video and can't find it.

 

Thanks, for the help ahead of time. Apologies if this has been answered. Couldn't find a thread search bar/option to search before asking.

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6 minutes ago, Astraleah said:

I am tossing up a fresh install or cloning/migrating my boot drive.

 

a fresh install now and then is always nice, clears up whatever bloat you have lying around, remnants of uninstalled programs etc.

 

7 minutes ago, Astraleah said:

Then, with my current storage hard drives, how do I re-index them with a different letter if they have data on it already. I remember there being a video and can't find it.

 

type "dskmgmt" in the windows search bar and hit enter. go to the partition of the drive and right click, change drive letter and paths.


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