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Windows 7: Hard Drive low WEI score!

05 Feb 2009   #1
ToonArmy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (Build 7600 RTM)
 
 
Hard Drive low WEI score!

Since switching to Windows 7 x64 my hard drive is only scoring 2.9 in WEI. Under Vista it was 5.6 or something around there. Is there a reason for this? Thanks!

Here is a link to my hard drive:

http://www.ebuyer.com/product/141471


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05 Feb 2009   #2
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Hi ToonArmy and welcome,

You'll want to check out this thread. A lot of info in here as well as other members reporting the same situations. You may find an answer within.
http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...-your-wei.html
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