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Windows 7: Hard drive

20 May 2010   #1
LonnieMac

Windows 7
 
 
Hard drive

my hard drive stops spinning and when i open my docs or something, it takes a while for it to boot up. its happened recently, it never use to happen. i've checked all power settings, theres no limits.


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20 May 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LonnieMac View Post
my hard drive stops spinning and when i open my docs or something, it takes a while for it to boot up. its happened recently, it never use to happen. i've checked all power settings, theres no limits.

There is a setting to spin down the drive on sleep or idle. I suspect its there
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20 May 2010   #3
LonnieMac

Windows 7
 
 

wheres that mate. had another look in power management, no sign of it
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20 May 2010   #4
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

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20 May 2010   #5
LonnieMac

Windows 7
 
 

its set to 60mins
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22 May 2010   #6
LonnieMac

Windows 7
 
 

erm... the h/d needed a defrag system suite 10 pro done my system in i defraged with piriform defraggler, it done the job.
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