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I told my friend i would backup and reformat his hdd but my only question is how do i boot from his hard drive? is there something i have to change before i can put his hd in my computer or anything i should know...?

 

answers asap if possible i said i would start on this business tonight.

 

thx!

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is his hdd bootable? if it is then he should just use his own comp and a cd burner

if it isent bootable then all that you have to do (asuming its a ide drive) is set the jumper to slave on it and put it in with your other drive then just copy and paste sata drives you can just plug in i beleve

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just plug it in like it was a new hd and start up your computer like normal

 

back up then format it. O and dont format your hd on acedent lol

 

 

o yeah and dont forget to set the jumpers

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