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Old 06-26-2009, 10:58 PM   #1
craftsman
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How do set up two hard drives on one motherboard


I have a P5GC-MX/1333 ASUS motherboared and how do I set it up to give me a choice to boot into the main IDE hard drive or to boot into a sata harddrive that is plugged into one of the 4 sata ports on the motherboard? Thank you.
 
Old 06-26-2009, 11:05 PM   #2
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If you are talking about dual booting, there are a few ways of doing it. You can set the harddrive boot order in the bios. Tell us just what you are wanting to do so we can give a better answer.
 
Old 06-26-2009, 11:20 PM   #3
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I have a IDE 20 gig hard drive with windows xp pro on it and I have a 160 sata gig hard drive with ubuntu 8.04 LTS on it and I do not know how to boot into one or the other during boot up. How can I set up the bootup sequice to do this, to give me a choice during boot up to choose which hard drive to boot into. Thank you.
 
Old 06-26-2009, 11:37 PM   #4
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You have posted the exactly same question on another thread as well! This can be a bit confusing! You should probably stick with a single thread to have all replies in one place.
See: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...-drive-735946/

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