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Hard drive vibration

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Hello,

i recently replaced my laptop's hard disk with a WD Scorpio Black 750gb. Due to 7200 rpm i can feel a vibration while touching the laptop. I think that the disk works at full speed, even while I am browsing the internet.

Is there any program that can spin down the disk when it is not needed?
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To my knowledge, there is no way to slow down the rotation of a hard drive. Maybe someone here knows of a way, but I've never heard of it being done before...
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