Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

ok so i have a win 7 pro with 2 1TB drives that are mirrored using the windows disk management mirror.

I am planning on doing a new / clean install on this PC with windows 8 and afraid that the disk will get lost, anyone know?

have not been able to find any documentation on this at all.....

share|improve this question

migrated from May 25 '13 at 20:34

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

i will prob be able to answer this question in about an hour, just found a drive im not using so going to keep my current drive safe for a min and try it out and see what happens. – workabyte May 25 '13 at 16:19
up vote 1 down vote accepted

well that was nerve racking, was so afraid to loose everything. was very smooth!

when i got into the drive manager the drive was marked with an exclamation point, right click and hit import, message came up saying import 2 drives as mirrored and TADA done

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.