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Question on adding a third Hdd.

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by algae, Jul 8, 2007.

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  1. algae

    algae Thread Starter

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    Hi all,
    I need to add a third hdd to my K8N motherboard which current has an "E" backup drive in addition to my C drive. I've created a image of the current C drive with Acronis and what I would like to do is add the new hdd, restore the image to it, and then use what is now the current C drive as a backup, as well as the "current" backup drive for a total of three altogether.
    What problems will I encounter when trying to boot to the new drive so I can restore the image, how do I set the jumpers on the current two drives, etc. ?
    Thought I'd ask before I make a mess of things. Thanks for any info.
    Btw they will all be IDE drives , not SATA.
    Gary
     
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