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Windows 7: what is the best maintenance/repair/etc software for hard drive

12 Mar 2015   #11
RolandJS

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Is this a laptop or desktop? If desktop, enter UEFI or BIOS and if possible - set fans to run at max speed all the time.
If laptop, consider using an ext USB-powered notebook cooling assembly [either with two twin fans or one big fan].
During backups, I often kick on a regular room fan just to keep air moving even more so. Heat is an enemy.


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