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Shouldnt the non cached partition be working as normal?

nope, it's all dependent on the software. btw...only 60GB of the drive is being cached, why not use the whole thing as a OS drive?
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hmm...i guess ill try that.
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Is it better to move the Desktop folder to the HDD?
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No, if you do, there can be slow boot. Keep it on the SSD.
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Is it better to move the Desktop folder to the HDD?

doesn't matter, mine is on the HDD and i boot in 33 sec, same as before moving it.
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No, if you do, there can be slow boot. Keep it on the SSD.

That was a weird issue you had ....tongue.gif
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Still is weird. wth.gif
Will just reinstall when I get my 560Ti.
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Shouldnt the non cached partition be working as normal?

nope, it's all dependent on the software. btw...only 60GB of the drive is being cached, why not use the whole thing as a OS drive?


+1 for the nice guide with vids and +1 for the quick reply mate. Re installed the os on the ssd and these are my new scores, 636 still seems low for a 256gig model, not sure wat am doing wrong here .

535

am not sure how the others here are getting 720+ on a 128 gig ;/

also how do i change the as ssd to english?
, the language option wont work.
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+1 for the nice guide with vids and +1 for the quick reply mate. Re installed the os on the ssd and these are my new scores, 636 still seems low for a 256gig model, not sure wat am doing wrong here .
535
am not sure how the others here are getting 720+ on a 128 gig ;/
also how do i change the as ssd to english?
, the language option wont work.

Your scores are normal, check the others scores with the 256GB model. IDK why the larger drives are like that, but that is how it is. Still...you wouldn't notice the difference.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1145150/crucial-ssd-club

As for the language idk, some people have an issue with that and others don't.
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You have 4GB of RAM lol, that is why. You need more to shrink your pagefile.

It used to be 1GB of paging file across all 3 drives. Yeah, that's not a typo. I shrunk it to 400MB to only my C: drive.
    
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I am about to upgrade my 128GB Crucial M4 to a 256GB Crucial M4.
The 128 was setup using a clean Win 7 Pro 64-Bit install.
I would prefer not to go through that again after 6 months.
Would using the transfer kit that comes with M4s keep the alignment and such so a new install would not be necessary?
Thanks for the great guide.
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