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XP to vista and install sata drive

I have a MSI MS-7030 mother board and I want to install a 500 gb sata drive. I also plan to up grade this MB to Vista home premium. Since the drive is blank will vista install on the HD . Then I use the old HD as a second drive.

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Yes vista will format & install on the new drive. Just make sure if there is an o/s on the old drive that you set up windows vista as a dual boot if you wish to keep using the o/s on the old drive. Hope this helps.

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