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  1. hvjornjet

    Question HDD loaded 100% while gaming on an SSD

    Good day. While gaming on my SSD the other separate HDD I have installed in my system is somehow loaded to 100% and it causes the overall stutter and slowdown of both game and my system. How can it even be active while I game on a DIFFERENT drive. Windows 10 is crazy. I game on a C or E drive...
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    Question High HDD response time with 100% usage when any kind of write activity on the disk.

    Hi HDD: ST2000DM008-2FR102 (Seagate barracuda 2TB) Problem: Once steam wanted to download updates to a game, but it wasn't be able to relocate disk space. The disk was spinning at 100% with high (~500-3000ms) response time and less than 1mb/s write speed. I have saved all the important files...
  3. cryogenesiss

    Question HDD disk usage at 100% but only on my laptop

    I have a predator helios 300 (2019) and problem started with me having 100% disk usage under Processes in task manager for my internal HDD and my files wouldn't get copied and the speeds would drop to 0, my games would get corrupted. I initially thought it was a HDD issue but then the HDD works...
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    Question Hard Drive randomly has temp spikes

    Hello there! My HDD has randomly just increased in activity to 100%, even when windows is idling and wont stop. I've then taken the temps and noticed that it randomly spikes up to 50C then goes back down to 35C. My windows just randomly slows down at the higher temps. Is there any reason for...
  5. nvyrectangle

    [SOLVED] Constant hdd activity

    After upgrading from 8.1 to windows 10 i have horrible hdd performance. System PID 4 process is constantly writing and reading to hard drive, i've checked procmon and its showing activity by (C:\$Mft ; C:\$Mft::$BITMAP ; C:\$Logfile; C:\$Extend\$UsnJnrl:$J and also System Volume Information)...
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    [SOLVED] 100% disk usage on HDD for a long time, can it cause damage?

    Hi guys, I have some installation process for an application that wanna do on my PC, but that process will take a long time, like 2 hours in average. My problem is that process will create a heavy load on my HDD, make it reach to 100% disk usage for a long time, maybe during all the required...
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    [SOLVED] PC Windows 10 3 - 4 second freezes

    Hi all sorry if this is not the right thread in advance. If someone could help me figure this out would be greatly appreciated!!!!!! So I have been having this issue since December of 2018 around the same time that I updated to the latest windows 10 update (not sure if that is related to the...
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    Question HDD wiping affecting it's health

    I have recently tested one of my old HDDs and it was in good health so I decided to sell it( View: https://imgur.com/a/MYGVozs ). After testing it I completely wiped it( covering each bit with 0) and now the guy who bought it says that it is at 10% health. Does wiping affect it's health? This...
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    Question Need Help: Hard drive is slowing everything down

    So I had a 1TB hard drive that I used to use as my main C drive but it was so freaking slow and would usually hit around 100% and I tried a lot of things and nothing worked to stop it from always hitting 100% at like 5mbps (bc of this Fortnite and other games literally would stutter and freeze...
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    [SOLVED] Need help: Hard drive is slowing everything down

    So I had a 1TB hard drive that I used to use as my main C drive but it was so freaking slow and would usually hit around 100% and I tried a lot of things and nothing worked to stop it from always hitting 100% at like 5mbps (bc of this Fortnite and other games literally would stutter and freeze...