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Windows 7: Writes to hyberfil.sys

27 Mar 2013   #1
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
Writes to hyberfil.sys

Does Win 7 constantly write to the hyberfil.sys file or only when the computer is going into hibernation?The reason I ask is the only way my UPS can save my work before shutting down the computer in the event of a power failure is to hibernate it so, obviously, I need hibernate enabled, complete with the hyberfil.sys file but, at the same time, I don't want a lot of unnecessary writes going to my SSD.


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27 Mar 2013   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

It gets written to when going into hibernation.
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27 Mar 2013   #3
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Thanks!
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