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headscratch.gif hard drive knowledge Sean hasn't acquired? What is this?

Lol if nobody knows I'll have to test it out. I'd rather not!! Anyone know?

lol, i'm only a freshman in college and started to learn about this stuff about 6 moths ago, I've got plenty to learn. biggrin.gif

What software are you using for the imaging?
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Just the windows tool
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lol, i'm only a freshman in college and started to learn about this stuff about 6 moths ago, I've got plenty to learn. biggrin.gif
What software are you using for the imaging?

You only started? Jeez mister i swear you're a whiz master on SSD tech because it seems you KNOW a LOT more than you think sir! Swear to god i thought you were acting like a really smart genius who know his stuff!
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Sean. Be my valentine.
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Just the windows tool
I am not sure still, I looked it up and couldn't find much.
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You only started? Jeez mister i swear you're a whiz master on SSD tech because it seems you KNOW a LOT more than you think sir! Swear to god i thought you were acting like a really smart genius who know his stuff!
lol, I do know a lot, I just still have more to learn. haha biggrin.gif
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Sean. Be my valentine.

Lol, glad you got your alignment fixed
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I followed this guide and it my drive went from 86gb free to 94gb free. So it rediced my windows install by about 8gb.
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Hi Guys - Here's a question for ya. Kingston Hyper X 240GB SSD is showing 160 GB available after a Windows Pro 7 install. It had 223 available on the drive (after wiping/before installing Windows) - but after what should be a 17GB install - I'm at 160GB available. I did wipe the drive using Parted Magic as directed in the notes in the 1st post and then did a reinstall of Windows 7 but still no luck. Any ideas?
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Did you do the optimization? Reduce Hybernation file, Shrink the protection back service, shrink the pagefile?
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Did you do the optimization? Reduce Hybernation file, Shrink the protection back service, shrink the pagefile?

I completely removed the hypernation file and pagefile. I have 8gb of ram and I just use "sleep" anyway. I also disabled superfetch, prefetch and indexing.

EDIT: nvm didn't see the above post.
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