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Before you begin check your UEFI/BIOS for these settings:
Check if AHCI mode is enabled, if not enable it.
Note: If you are going to use a RAID array or Intel SRT use RAID Mode instead.
Check to see if S1 and S3 sleep are supported in bios, I set it to S3, but S1 should be OK also.
Check to see if ACPI 2.0 is in the UEFI/BIOS and enabled.
Check and see if there is an update to the firmware of you SSD and update if necessary.
Note: Check the next post in the thread for the downloads section, use the newest firmware unless instructed to do different.
To avoid having the boot sector placed on a secondary drive, disconnect all other drives.


i dont know these terms so it whas beter for me to ask so i dont ruin my harddrive ^^ anyway il try it out after i installed windows 7 agean wich shud be in 30min or so ^^

Yep everything before "Immediately after installing Windows" applies to both SSD's and HDD's.
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nvm i now saw later in ur post u added Applies to SSD/HDD etc
still does the first part still count for hdd ?
it works for both hdd and ssd.
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were is that quote of me saying why 4k is the best option?
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nvm i found it lol.
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were is that quote of me saying why 4k is the best option?
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nvm i found it lol.
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OK, so I made a 4GB RAM drive and...I want more RAM!


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