Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: WEI really low for HDD - wasn't in Vista or Windows 7 x86

25 Jan 2009   #21

W-7, Vista, XP
Low WEI with Windows 7 - 64 bits

I have the same problem with the low HDD score in the WEI. Was 5.3 in Vista 64 bits and now is only 2.0 with Windows 7-64 bits.

Updated all device drivers one by one however no improvement.

The machine is a Toshiba M300 Laptop with Intel Core2 Duo, T58000, 2.0 GHz

It seems this is a commun problem on Windows 7 64 bits installs.

Any idea how to solve this?

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 WEI really low for HDD - wasn't in Vista or Windows 7 x86

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
If it wasn't so serious we could laugh
If this wasn't so serious we could all laugh but in this case it's no laughing matter. A 23-year-old Windows 3.1 system failure crashed Paris airport | ZDNet
Chillout Room
Windows Error Reporting: Blue Screen.... but... there wasn't any, help
Hello! I'm getting desperate, so please, help me if you can! In the Windows Log, I find Windows Error Reports saying that I'm getting Blue Screens. Almost daily. They aren't marked red, though, only white like usual information. Also: I do not experience any Blue Screens! The appear in the...
BSOD Help and Support
Windows wasn't genuine
OK here the deal I bought this computer from this guy, and apprently the windows wasnt genuine. I dont have the dics to re-install windows but i do have a serial number. I ran this diagnostic and it says my stuff is genuine? i cant do much on my computer now for the exction of going on facebook,...
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows 7 wasn't your idea
Is there any truth to all the ads for win7 with the concept of the OS being his or her idea? If there is then i have no problem with them but i find it hard to believe that the new features and such that have made windows 7 a success came from average people. I know what Microsoft is trying to do...
General Discussion
Wasn't able to get playback of WMP 12 x64
i wasn't able to playback mp3s or videos in the 64 bit version of WMP even though the 32 bit version was working fine. it would start and when i would click on in mp3 in my library i would get the dialog box that WMP is not working as it faded. tried the DRM fix, but had no files in the...
Media Center

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:05.
Twitter Facebook Google+