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my partition starting offset
105906176
duh math
is this aligned/
:wowzers:helpme
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Originally Posted by automaton View Post

my partition starting offset
105906176
duh math
is this aligned/
:wowzers:helpme

Yes you divide by 4096 & if you get a even number it is aligned. It has to do with if Windows places its sneaky 200mb partition on the front of the drive I think

105906176 / 4096= 25856 OK

Fire up AS-SSD and see if it give you a OK on alignment



Source:

To check the alignment of your SSD's partition, it is quite simple.

In windows 7, run msinfo32 by typing it into the search box on your start menu and hitting enter.

click on: components => storage => disks

Look for your SSD and check the partition starting offset.

It needs to be divisible by 4096 (ie return a whole number when you divide by this) otherwise the alignment is not correct.

http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/checking_ssd_alignment
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my partition starting offset
105906176
duh math
is this aligned/
:wowzers:helpme
If AS SSD says -OK then yes.
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okay, I can officially be added in wheee.gif

Edited by Tarnix - 11/16/12 at 6:19am
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Yes you divide by 4096 & if you get a even number it is aligned. It has to do with if Windows places its sneaky 200mb partition on the front of the drive I think
105906176 / 4096= 25856 OK
Fire up AS-SSD and see if it give you a OK on alignment
Source:
To check the alignment of your SSD's partition, it is quite simple.
In windows 7, run msinfo32 by typing it into the search box on your start menu and hitting enter.
click on: components => storage => disks
Look for your SSD and check the partition starting offset.
It needs to be divisible by 4096 (ie return a whole number when you divide by this) otherwise the alignment is not correct.
http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/checking_ssd_alignment

So I understand that HDD's also want to be aligned, does it follow the same "divide by 4096" rule?
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Yes you divide by 4096 & if you get a even number it is aligned. It has to do with if Windows places its sneaky 200mb partition on the front of the drive I think
105906176 / 4096= 25856 OK
Fire up AS-SSD and see if it give you a OK on alignment
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In windows 7, run msinfo32 by typing it into the search box on your start menu and hitting enter.
click on: components => storage => disks
Look for your SSD and check the partition starting offset.
It needs to be divisible by 4096 (ie return a whole number when you divide by this) otherwise the alignment is not correct.
http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/checking_ssd_alignment

So I understand that HDD's also want to be aligned, does it follow the same "divide by 4096" rule?
yea. But is is more so for new advanced format drives, 4096 byte sectors.
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I took advice and ran as ssd says alignment is ok
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ASSSD830.png

I didn't know there was a club for these!
Can I join? :3
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I figured I didn't post a valid enough picture (to my own judgement), so... tongue.gif
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Well pulled the trigger just now on a Samsung 840 Pro 256 GB and WD VelociRaptor 1TB combo. First SSD hope all goes well. smile.gif

Guess I'll be playing some Assasins Creed III soon. tongue.gif
     
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