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post #21 of 26
Also remember the closer the hard disk gets to reaching full capacity the slower the drive actually becomes. And with 40GB i can almost guarentee you have almost filled it.
 
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post #22 of 26
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Yeah, I have 5.13 Gigs of free space, I had a bigger HDD at one point but it took a dump on me, that I got another one about the same size and it died as well, lol. They are all really old HDD's and I reformat a lot so I'm assuming that's what did 'em in.
post #23 of 26
Just get a fairly cheap 160 Gig SATA II, I got my mine (7200 rpm/3.0 gb/s) for around £36 with delivery which is around $70 I beleive. BUT it is a hitachi..you could get a WD or a seagate for like £5/$10 more.
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post #24 of 26
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Yeah, newegg has some good deals. Oddly enough I was at Wally World the other night and they had a WD SATA 320GB for 109.99, which is rather impressive for a store, not to mention a RETAIL store.

On a second note, what time is it over there in the UK? Heh, I have such a messed up sleeping schedule that if I moved over there I would probably be a morning person.
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Yeah, newegg has some good deals. Oddly enough I was at Wally World the other night and they had a WD SATA 320GB for 109.99, which is rather impressive for a store, not to mention a RETAIL store.

On a second note, what time is it over there in the UK? Heh, I have such a messed up sleeping schedule that if I moved over there I would probably be a morning person.
It is now 10:30am
 
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post #26 of 26
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Hmmm, and there is better beer over there as well. Time to go get a passport
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