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Windows 7: Cloning a boot drive, keeping original as backup questions.

6 Days Ago   #11
Vineet Garg

Windows 7 Ultimate x32 With Sp1 + Vista Ultimate x32 with Sp1 & Sp2 !!
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RolandJS View Post
Maybe it is best not to defrag every encountered hybrid or SSD -- according to some sources. Some other sources ok the defragging of such HDs. Personally, after bi-monthly defragging with Defraggler a couple of laptops' hybrid HDs, I had to replace both hybrids. Check with the HDs' manufacturers about their hybrid or SSD products before defragging.
@RolandJS : Very well said. That's why Defraggler warns / prompts when you choose to defrag an SSD.

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