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I believe hard drive performance is big factor in games. Battlefield 3+other games give me problems, every time I get a spike or fps drop my hard drive clicks away. I have 4 hard drives, I would like to install BF3 on all 4 hard drives at the same time to see which one is going to give me the best performance.
I was wondering if this was possible?
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I don'tt think so, as each install would be changing the same registry entries to reflect that install.
That's what a VM is for.............
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I don'tt think so, as each install would be changing the same registry entries to reflect that install.
That's what a VM is for.............
what is VM?
Are you referring to a virtual machine?
Thats pointless considering it will have a HUGE impact on the games performance.
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I don'tt think so, as each install would be changing the same registry entries to reflect that install.
That's what a VM is for.............
what is VM?
Are you referring to a virtual machine?
Thats pointless considering it will have a HUGE impact on the games performance.

Correct, but a VM would work, while multiple installs wouldn't.
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