Want SSD to show up as startup disk

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I have a new Samsung 830 SDD in the master slot and moved the Hard disk to the Optical drive slot in my Mac Book Pro.
I cloned the data and was able to boot using SSD disk. I use Option to select the SSD during startup.
I wanted to have the SSD has the Permanent boot up disk.
But the Startup Disk is not showing up the SSD at all. It just shows only Macintosh HD OSX.
I was expecting the SSD also to show up. But its not.
Any help?

Thanks,
Deepak
 
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Did you try to edit the startup disk by selecting the SSD in System Preferences, "Startup Disk"?

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Thanks for the Reply. My whole point is, the SSD wont show up in the System Preferences, "Startup Disk"!!!!
 

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OK, your initial post was a bit confusing. Apparently you have no problem booting from the SSD if you hold down the Option key and select it to boot. But it does not show up as a startup disk in System Preferences, Startup Disk. I think the problem lies in the fact that you cloned your Macintosh HD to the SSD to make the SSD bootable instead of installing OS X clean to the SSD.
 
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Disconnect your hdd and see what happens. If your system still boots, it is naturally booting from the ssd. If all that works, I would reformat you mechanical drive for storage only.
 

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