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TRIM allows your OS to tell your SSD which blocks of data are no longer considered in use and can be wiped internally, which advances garbage collection and boosts your speeds.
So TRIM frees up space? Could I just use Defraggler (Free Space) once in a while to free unused space? Or does trim do it automatically?
     
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He wouldn't lose TRIM on his motherboard. Intel released drivers for RAID with TRIM for the ICH10R controller a year ago.
No they didn't
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So TRIM frees up space? Could I just use Defraggler (Free Space) once in a while to free unused space? Or does trim do it automatically?
TRIM does it automatically. It finds files no longer needed and wipes them, so when the drive is looking for space to write it can do that faster. And DO NOT DEFRAG A SOLID STATE DRIVE! SSD's are actually SUPPOSED to be fragmented. I think you meant Ccleaner, and while this would work, why not let a background program essentially do that for you all the time?
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