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Will a SSD last when it's not in use for month to years? I have a Intel 520 SSD that is full of pictures and don't access the photos as much. So I'm deciding if I should unplug it from my computer and keep it for safe keeping until I need to access the photos.
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I can't help but wonder why you'd use an Intel 520 as a tuck-away storage drive ....
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It's full so I can't really use it.

I'm not sure if it'll be safer if I left it in the computer or out.
Edited by WiLd FyeR - 3/25/13 at 10:25am
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You can unplug it. But plug it back to a PC within 3-4 years, to ensure it does not lose data. Make an error check then.
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