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Windows 7: Copying files seems slow

16 Nov 2010   #1
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Copying files seems slow

I am currently backing up files in preparation for my new hardware. I am copying file from a samsung F1 1Tb drive to another identical drive. I thought that these drives were fast, capable of around 40mb/s but atm the process is only managing 19mb/s.


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16 Nov 2010   #2
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Its now gone up to 41mb/s which is about right I think.
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16 Nov 2010   #3
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Nick, I would suggest trying TerraCopy... I've been using it for years, and it speeds up the copying process quite a bit

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16 Nov 2010   #4
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Thanks, Ill give that a go.
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