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before install set ACHI, once windows installed. and after your graphics and sound drivers installed run windows experience thinngy...disable hibernation, sleep etc have all them set to High performace, disable defrag, and go to Turn windows features on or off, in Control Panel Programs and Features, untick remote differential compression and other windows junk u dont use while you are there.
Disable Inexing on your drive..
Go to regedit and change prefetch parameters to 0 (pre and superfetch). Leave superfetch alone in services.
Disable pagefile if u got more than or 6gb ram, of make it small like 1gb if u aint happy having no pagefile.

Those are the main things to get right with an ssd. Then try atto, then go fine tune stuff ....My compueter then right click C: and untick indxing...
Do I just enter my Win7 DVD and format my SSD?

Also, any guide on how to do all that? Because I honestly have no idea how to.

Maybe I could try doing it right now without reinstallin Win7? I mean it was on AHCI already before I installed it :/ That ain't the problem definitely.

Please can you tell me how to disable all that stuff (Indexing, Defrag... etc)

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Do I just enter my Win7 DVD and format my SSD?
Is this a fresh installation of Windows 7 already?

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Also, any guide on how to do all that? Because I honestly have no idea how to.

Maybe I could try doing it right now without reinstallin Win7? I mean it was on AHCI already before I installed it :/ That ain't the problem definitely.

Please can you tell me how to disable all that stuff (Indexing, Defrag... etc)

Thanks.
Here's my favorite guide on the entire internet:

* Windows 7 Ultimate Tweaks & Utilities *

It's on OCZ's message board. Here's another guide here on OCN (but it's just text):

Tutorials: Real world Windows 7 SSD tweaks and optimization


In my opinion, these are the only two guides you'll ever need.
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Is this a fresh installation of Windows 7 already?


Here's my favorite guide on the entire internet:

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It's on OCZ's message board. Here's another guide here on OCN (but it's just text):

Tutorials: Real world Windows 7 SSD tweaks and optimization


In my opinion, these are the only two guides you'll ever need.
Yes, it's a clean installation (I had win 7 on my caviar black but I kinda deleted t he folders of it lol ).

Also, I fixed the Disabledetelenotify = 0

With your command thing

Means trim should work now?

Should that guide help me get better scores on ATT?

Edit:

Should I update the firmware? If I do so, would I lose my Win7 installation?

Any improvements if I update the firmware?
    
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The only thing those guides will really help with is to hopefully maximize the life of the SSD by reducing the amount of unnecessary writes and rewrites.
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Which SATA port is the SSD connected to? I mean, which color? I see three different colors, but I don't know which ones are for what.
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Which SATA port is the SSD connected to? I mean, which color? I see three different colors, but I don't know which ones are for what.
It's connected on a SATA 6 port (I wasn't sure at first if it was a SATA3 or SATA6 ssd lol.).

That shouldn't matter, should it? I mean if it's not SATA6 then it would work SATA3, and BIOS says its SATA3.

I made this thread:

http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/fo...585#post592585

Hoping someone from OCZ can help me
    
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It's connected on a SATA 6 port (I wasn't sure at first if it was a SATA3 or SATA6 ssd lol.).

That shouldn't matter, should it? I mean if it's not SATA6 then it would work SATA3, and BIOS says its SATA3.

I made this thread:

http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/fo...585#post592585

Hoping someone from OCZ can help me
Which color? I think that it should be plugged into one of the 4 gray ones as opposed to one of the two navy blue or 2 white ones.

I have a feeling that this is the reason why it's being bottlenecked like this. After all, it's drive C: so why not plug it into the first gray SATA port?
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Which color? I think that it should be plugged into one of the 4 gray ones as opposed to one of the two navy blue or 2 white ones.

I have a feeling that this is the reason why it's being bottlenecked like this.
My EVO does not have gray SATA ports, it has these:

http://www4.hardwareversand.de/resou...size=2&index=2

Where to plug it? It is on the dark blue right now (SATA6).

According to my motherboard's manual, the SATA 6 ports are white (Or maybe gray, not sure what color theyre, i think white) and dark blue, right now its on dark blue sata.

Edit:

http://techinstyle.tv/wp-content/upl...7-PRO_3D_L.jpg

They're white, and I have SSD plugged into the dark blue one, which is SATA6.
    
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From the Asus website:

Quote:
Intel® P67 Express Chipset
2 xSATA 6.0 Gb/s ports (gray)
4 xSATA 3.0 Gb/s ports (blue)

Marvell® 9120 controller
2 xSATA 6.0 Gb/s ports (navy blue)*
Put the SSD on the blue port.
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From the Asus website:



Put the SSD on the blue port.
Light blue, right?
    
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