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I've just installed a 2nd SATA HD - before initialising I have questions...


Graphicool1
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Hi Guys

I've just installed a 2nd SATA HD - before initialising I have questions:

I intend to clone the old 'C' HD to this new one.

(1) - Does it matter what letter I give the new HD before cloning the 'C' HD to it?

(2) - When I clone the 'C' to the new drive, will it automatically become the 'C' HD?

(3) - If the new HD becomes 'C', does then the old 'C' HD change it's letter to the new 'C' HD's old letter? (complicated)

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Graphicool1

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Chronos the 2nd

Yes, thanx to you. If you hadn't mentioned HDClone. I would never have completed with Acronis. It might be good, as others have said, but I might never know just how good. If, when a hiccup arises, it doesn't communicate with the user. Having said that, like I commented on above, HDClone too has it's issues.

I guesse at the end of the day they are both after the same thing...our cash! Which as far as it goes, I can't blame them. But in my opinion (speaking as a freeware junkie) a free 1st time trial and next time you buy. would, in this case, be the way to go.

Cheers Chronos the 2nd G1

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rdave13

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I'm not sure it will be a good thing to use the old C drive as a data drive seeing it isn't stable. Personally I'd bin it.

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