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Windows 7: Why is does this hard drive have slow access times?

03 Mar 2014   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

Post #1 states the drive has been defragged.

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03 Mar 2014   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Was your post edited? I didn't see that. Ok.
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05 Mar 2014   #13

Linux Lite 3.2 x64; Windows 7, 8.1

For the record, I upped the RAM to 2GB (this was an Intel Atom, 1GB netbook). I created a 500mb RAM disk to handle %TEMP% and browser cache chores. I also set the machine to defrag and optimize on a continual basis during idle time. The result is pretty good. With jobs that access many files there are delays. But most of the time the response is very decent, even quite good.
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 Why is does this hard drive have slow access times?

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