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Do you move your Web Browsers cache?

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Just wondering if you guys move your browsers cache (chrome, firefox, etc...)?

will having a browsers cache on an ssd reduce it's lifespan or not? I do use CCleaner before I shut down my computer every night so that may help.
post #2 of 9
I have my one on my SSD. I do not see the point of moving it, I like my browser to be fast as it can be it is the Program I use the most on my PC and I also do not need my SSD to last 20 years. If it last another 3 years, I will have brought a new one before then, according to SSD Life I got 8 years left.
Edited by Lee79 - 3/3/12 at 4:27am
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I like how some people wants to move everything out of the ssd, like cache, page file, etc. I mean, do they want to use their ssd or not?
Edited by ghostrider85 - 3/3/12 at 4:41am
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I don't move mine..I do move the download folder,though.
I mean..cache is about the size of pagefile..not a big deal...
 
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My browser is on my RAMDisk.
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okay I was just wondering what the majority of people do with their cache folder, I haven't moved mine and I guess I wont. Thanks for the input smile.gif
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Yea, only benefit would to be to put it on a RAMDisk, I don't even do that lol. Just leave it as it is default.
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Yea, only benefit would to be to put it on a RAMDisk, I don't even do that lol. Just leave it as it is default.

I don't do it for SSD wear, I do it because it is faster than SSD (and I had it set that way before I got my SSD anyway)
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Quote:
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Yea, only benefit would to be to put it on a RAMDisk, I don't even do that lol. Just leave it as it is default.

I don't do it for SSD wear, I do it because it is faster than SSD (and I had it set that way before I got my SSD anyway)

yep, anyone doing it simply b/c they think that it saves a lot of wear need to re-analyze their reasoning lol.
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