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hey everyone
well i have a very weird problem i had before gigabyte ud3r x58 MB and
hdd Samsung HD322HJ 1tb
so heres the problem when i load my games/programs anything is fine and when i am browsing the internet for like 40mins without opening any programs my HDD goes to sleep...i mean when i click on a game it takes like 1 min to load you can hear the HDD voice that it starting up....why does this happends??that means my hdd is gonna die soon?if not how the hell do i turn off that thing?
Edited by someonewhy - 5/3/11 at 8:47am
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Open the start menu and type in power and go there. Go to settnings of high performance, and then advanced settnings. Should be a harddrive there which you can make sure its on full power at all times.

The spin up count will decrease with the default option, but not noticibly. Your HDD will die of other things before that comes!
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Oh lol thats why!!i can see its goes to sleep every 10 mins.....ok thanks buddy
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