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So I had decided to put my 2 500 HD's in RAID0, it helps with the read/write I do..

The problem I have been having is that certain files, not all of them can not be deleted, nor can I change the name. It stops responding and I have to restart Explorer.
It doesn't happen on all files, just some.

The other thing it does is when I am accessing the drives it sometimes will show heavy CPU usage, and will stay like that even after I close out of everything. When I check in Resource Monitor I see its Explorer.exe causing it.

Never had this issue before, just wondering if anyone knows why..

They are 2 500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue's I dropped the size down to 640 to get better performance as I didn't need all the space

Did a fresh install of Windows on my 320GB Samsung when I set up the RAID0

I attached a SS of resource monitor and task manager

Edited by 10acjed - 6/12/11 at 5:32am
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Might be worth a reformat. If the issue still presists, i would look into your raid0 settings such as strip size ect.
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Thanks Bradley, thats kinda what my plan was. I am thinking its more of an explorer issue than the drive/'s.

I was hoping to have my SSD by now, but things changed...
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