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MaxBlast 3

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by commander, Feb 4, 2005.

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  1. commander

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    This is a simple question but I can't find a definitive answer. I want to use Maxblast 3 to clone an existing Maxtor 40GB drive to a new Maxtor 40GB drive. The instructions look straight forward but I just want to be sure that if after I completed the cloning I connected either of the drives as the primary master I could boot from whichever one was connected.

    The reason I as is that Maxtor's instructions end by saying " The old drive can now be used for additional storage" which is fair enough , but if I wanted to could I boot from it? The cloning process surely doesn' mess with the boot record does it. I just want to be sure before I get down to do this.

    Thanks for your help.

    Peter
    UK
     
  2. kiwiguy

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    The cloning process will not affect the files, as you suspect.
     
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