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hey guys, i had the side panel off my case and was inspecting my HDD`s jumper settings to help out on another thread, and i came across "Speed Spectrum Clocking". could someone please inform me about what it is!? and should i enable it?

cheers. cat.
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Here is a spec sheet on it at Western Digital's homepage:
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WD SATA drives are shipped from the factory either with or
without a jumper shunt in the spread spectrum clocking (SSC)
enable/disable position (on pins 1 and 2). It is not necessary
to add or remove the jumper shunt on the drive for
workstation/desktop use. For enterprise storage enviroments, use
the following advanced settings:
Then it goes on talking about the specifics...
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