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i have 1 WD (3.5) black 1tb 7200rpm and one WE scorpio blue (2.5 inch for laptops) 5400 rpm

how shuld i manage my page file for best performance?
is it even good that i put in a laptop HDD in a desktop?

please advise,
thank you.
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i have 1 WD (3.5) black 1tb 7200rpm and one WE scorpio blue (2.5 inch for laptops) 5400 rpm

how shuld i manage my page file for best performance?
is it even good that i put in a laptop HDD in a desktop?

please advise,
thank you.
For best performance is to put it at the faster drive 7200 RPM. There is no problem to put in a 2.5" drive in desktop as all SSDs are.
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and what if i get a 7200 2.5 shuld i add another page file on the second drive?
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and what if i get a 7200 2.5 shuld i add another page file on the second drive?
It should perform better with it on as cache too. Just let Windows manage the pagefile and you don't have to do anything.
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