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Dual boot with dual SSD ?


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#1 TNF

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Posted 03 August 2018 - 05:37 PM

Hi, I am upgrading my main SSD.  Ran out of space on the 240GB, and adding a 500GB 860 Evo.

I am currently running Win7/64 and have lots of stuff installed.

I was going to put Win10/64 on the new SSD.

 

My question is... can I do this and have a choice of which SSD to boot to ?

Basically have it wait for me to choose before finishing the boot-up process. Or anything similar, I guess.

 

I did set up a laptop once to let me choose between 7 or 10, but that was when 10 was brand new so it's been a while, and that was on a single HDD.

 

Also, is there any reason I should not do this?

 

As always, thank you for any help or advice.


Edited by TNF, 03 August 2018 - 06:51 PM.


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Posted 05 August 2018 - 11:11 AM

Buy Crucial MX500 instead of 860 Evo.

You can choose where to boot using motherboard BIOS boot order or boot menu or similar.

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Posted 08 August 2018 - 12:52 PM

Some objective reasoning!


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