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26 Sep 2010   #1
AlexLia

Windows 7
 
 
Plz help me

hello i am having a (WD) hdd it in this one i have put some games like call of duty 4 lord of the rings conquest and some more... so the problem is that when i copy or install something from the external hard disk in my laptop the installation or copy is too slow i saw some tricks how to speed it up but i haven't had any result ..so i want to ask some advice and thanks in advance


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26 Sep 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexLia View Post
hello i am having a (WD) hdd it in this one i have put some games like call of duty 4 lord of the rings conquest and some more... so the problem is that when i copy or install something from the external hard disk in my laptop the installation or copy is too slow i saw some tricks how to speed it up but i haven't had any result ..so i want to ask some advice and thanks in advance


We could use a lot more information

How big is the file?

How are you copying it?

Is it compressed?

What are the computer specs?

What is the networking setup?


Let us know as much as possible. The more info the faster we solve the issue
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26 Sep 2010   #3
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

And how slow is "slow"?
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27 Sep 2010   #4
AlexLia

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexLia View Post
hello i am having a (WD) hdd it in this one i have put some games like call of duty 4 lord of the rings conquest and some more... so the problem is that when i copy or install something from the external hard disk in my laptop the installation or copy is too slow i saw some tricks how to speed it up but i haven't had any result ..so i want to ask some advice and thanks in advance


We could use a lot more information

How big is the file?

How are you copying it?

Is it compressed?

What are the computer specs?

What is the networking setup?


Let us know as much as possible. The more info the faster we solve the issue
i installed lord of the rings online(10 gb) from the external hdd to my laptop in 3 hours(i mean that the installation was about 3 hours
i have put the setups of some game on the hdd and i am launching them from there when i format
i am having 3gb ram and speed 2.23 ghz
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03 Oct 2010   #5
AlexLia

Windows 7
 
 

lock this thread i found the problem
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03 Oct 2010   #6
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

glad its solved
please share the soloution for future reference ,
thanks
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03 Oct 2010   #7
AlexLia

Windows 7
 
 

the solution was simple i just had an usb hub and when i removed it and put only the usb the problem was fixed
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03 Oct 2010   #8
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

good news!
some solutions are often the simplest
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