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Windows 7: Intel X25M 160GB SSD Problem

05 Jul 2010   #11
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Use SpaceMonger to see what eats your free space...

zzz2496


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05 Jul 2010   #12
fishnbanjo

Vista 64 Ultimate, Windows 7 64 Ultimate, Ubuntu 9.10
 
 

Also, if you have not turned off the defragmentation I'd do so you don't want the drive derfragmented by Windows 7 or any defragmenting program. I have to ask even though you said it was a clean install, it wasn't through an image was it? Reason I ask is I initially setup my X25 160 SSD on my M17x using the image from the original 320Gb WD that was in it and had similar problems as you are now experiencing. Got to thinking about what was happening and that I was not experiencing it on the desktop which, while a different SSD, was loaded from the OEM DVD as a real clean install so I formatted the SSD ensuring it was clean then did a clean install with DVD and all my problems disappeared.
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07 Jul 2010   #13
McSeven

W7 Prof 64 bit
 
 

That happened to me because I ran that Intel 'Optimizer' procedure. I had to reformat the drive.
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08 Jul 2010   #14
dover1982

Win 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

My Virtual Store Folder is Showing 106GB. Is this right? Can i disable Virtual Store or is there anyway to optimize virtual Store?

Can i delete a file called bstFFB9.tmp? This file is 106GB in size?

Any help?
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08 Jul 2010   #15
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

Is the temp file possibly from Final Fantasy ?


Steve
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08 Jul 2010   #16
dover1982

Win 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Hi Steve,

No there are no games installed on the machine at all
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08 Jul 2010   #17
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello dover1982, welcome to Seven Forums!




If you can't sort the issue a clean install may solve it, it doesn't seem as you have a lot into the install yet, have a look at the tutorial at the link below.


SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation
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08 Jul 2010   #18
Dave76

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Did you run the Intel 'Optimizer' procedure, as mentioned by McSeven above?
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08 Jul 2010   #19
fishnbanjo

Vista 64 Ultimate, Windows 7 64 Ultimate, Ubuntu 9.10
 
 

Agree with Dave 76 and BareFootKid running Optimizer followed by a clean install is more than likely what is needed.
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11 Jul 2010   #20
dover1982

Win 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Thanks for all the replies and ideas ppl. As i mentioned earler, The intel SSD toolbox will not actually function correctly on this machine. Once i install it, it can scan and see the SSD drive but the buttons on the side are greyed out. All i can click on is the REFRESH and EXIT buttons.
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