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Picked up an Agility 3 60gb SSD at microcenter, now what?

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So I picked up one of the ocz agility 3 ssd drives at microcenter and out of pocket cost was 53$. Not bad considering the 15$ rebate.
So, My question is, where would I find out info about how to use the drive if I just want to use it for applications (and not OS install)?
Could someone inform me of how to get it set up or where to look for optimization information?
I looked through Sean's SSD Guide, but didn't see much that looked helpful.
Thanks
post #2 of 6
Sean's SSD guide is exactly what you need. How wasn't it helpful?

If you're not installing an OS on it (which I see no reason why you wouldn't...) then it's just like a standard hard drive. Just install whatever you want on it and you'll likely see a performance increase.
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Originally Posted by AScaryScaryMan View Post

if I just want to use it for applications (and not OS install)?

 

plug and play tbh.

 

plug it in

wait for windows to recognize it

then begin doing whatever you want.

 

 

oh and you should upgrade to the latest firmware, if it is not already.
 

 

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Yea....nothing much really to do but to hook it up and install programs on it or use it as a quick access storage solution for say a picture library or something.
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LIGHT IT ON FIRE NOWZ!!!! Cause its BLAZINGLY fast lol.

Yeah just follow guide for formatting if you plan on using it for like a scratch disk or something like that.
 
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LIGHT IT NOW FIRE!!!! Cause its BLAZINGLY fast lol.

Yeah just follow guide for formatting if you plan on using it for like a scratch disk or something like that.

I forgot about that guide lol

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How to: Initialize And Format A New Disk For Use In Windows 7
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