Forum discussion tagged with ssd.
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    Question 2080TI - 8700K Build, but my windows is slow and stutter!

    Hello, let me first start with my pc specs i7-8700k 4.8Ghz ( H100I v2 Cooler ) 2080TI FE 32GB Corsair Vengeance Rams, 3200Mhz Corsair RM850x Power Supply SSD 1TB HDD 3TB Acer XB271HU 2k 165hz 4ms ( not sure why would you need to know this but just to clarify ) My pc is good while gaming but...
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    Question my ssd is very slow how to fix it

    my pc specs mobo:gigabyte ga-a320m-s2h cpu:Ryzen 3 2100 ram:4gb xpg gpu:msi gtx 1050ti SSD: WD Green 120GB SATA III M.2 Internal SSD before i using this ssd i got a speed of 20mbps but now i got only 8-10 mbps
  3. rodion15

    Question How can I merge partitions I cloned with Windows System Image Backup?

    Hi, I upgraded a 100GB flash storage card in a Toshiba laptop to a 500GB one. Then backed up the data to a hard drive and used Windows System Image Backup to transfer the data (which created the system + recovery + an EFI partition) to the new flash storage. Now I find the partition has the...
  4. bencefekete66

    Question Question Can i change 4095 bytes sector size to 512 bytes sector size ?

    I have adata gammix s11 pro m.2 ssd, but i can not install the windows on it with acronis because it shows that it uses 4095 bytes sector syze ... can i somehow change it to 512 bytes secor size or not? Thank you ... (I wrote this on wrong page ... sorry for this, i think admins can delete...
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    Question SSD shows up in SATA information but not in boot priority list or boot sequence in BIOS (gigabyte)

    Hey, My pc is booting but it’s only taking me too the bios, and when I check the boot sequence my SSD or HDD isn’t there but it shows up in the ‘sata information’ I’ve tried plugging and unplugging sata cables etc. my pc recognises the drive but it’s not in my boot sequence or priority list...
  6. Mk782001

    [SOLVED] Does ASUS TUF FX505DY-BQ002T has m.2 SSD Expandability??

    Hey guys, I wanted to ask if this ASUS TUF FX505DY-BQ002T has m.2 SSD Slot that I can upgrade the Storage with a m.2 SSD. It's really cheap right now I am thinking of buying it.
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    Question PCIe Gen 4 M.2 SSD

    Is there a list anywhere of currently available PCIe Gen 4 M.2 SSD other than the ones listed below? Corsair MP600 Gigabyte AORUS GALAX HOF Pro Micro Center Inland Performance Sabrent Rocket NVMe 4.0 Thanks
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    Info frequent disk usage spikes - possible solution

    For the past several months, one of our workstations has been having frequent disk usages spikes (100%). During them, everything freezes -- very very frustrating. I tried disabling windows search and disabling any power saving options in power settings to no avail. Finally, today I switched the...
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    [SOLVED] Sandisk m.2 irregular connector

    Hi, I recently bought a Sandisk m.2 ssd from a friend for $5 and was hoping to use it in my pc. However, it would seem that the connector to the motherboard is neither of the standard types. The model is SDSA5JK-256G.
  10. destinywarlock55

    [SOLVED] How to increase "237GB" limit back to 500GB

    Hello, I recently purchased a 500Gb Samsung (860 EVO) SSD. I decided to move the existing Windows 10 on my 256GB Silicon Power SSD to the new 500GB one. I used a clone tool to transfer ALL the data to the new SSD, but the total amount of space is "237GB" instead of the 500GB, or roughly 460-ish...
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    [SOLVED] Problems with Macrium Reflect.

    I just purchased a new Samsung QVO 1tb SSD to replace my 1tb WD HDD, but it seems that Macrium Reflect is having trouble cloning the HDD over to my SSD. Every time I attempt to clone it gives me this message "(D:) has a NTFS MFT record size smaller than the disk sector size." Just one more...
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    Question Merging 2 ssd's onto one without losing files on either.

    In my computer currently i have a 128g samsung 840 evo, and a 1tb 840 evo. i have windows on the 128g and some other drivers for the graphics card along with misc files and apps that i dont wanna reinstall. i also have files and apps on the 1 tb 840 ssd that i dont wanna reinstall. i want to...
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    Question Secondary Hard Drive Not Showing in Windows or BIOS after Windows update

    Hello friends, A friend of mine's laptop, an MSi gaming laptop, has two drives, one SSD for Windows OS, and a HDD for storage purposes. They said their laptop had a Windows update last night, and this morning turned it on to find out that the secondary hard drive, the storage drive, is no...
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    Question Please Help! "SATA SSD on Controller 0, Port 5: At risk (SMART event)" What does this mean?!

    I've been receiving the message: "SATA SSD on Controller 0, Port 5: At risk (SMART event)" for the past couple of days. Obviously an impending problem is on the horizon, but I have no idea what it is or how to fix it. Can someone please help me identify the problem and how to go about fixing it...
  15. drjackool

    Question SSD Optimize

    Hi I have NVME 960 EVO 250G SSD and i just installed Windows (10) on it. The capacity used is about 24G. My question is what period should i use Windows Optimize tool to optimize it? Because i know every optimize (trim) task force used cells of SSD to write again and SSD life is depend to write...
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    Question SSD´s don´t work together

    Hey guys. This is the story. I have a Kingston V300 120 GB SSD, which I use for Operative System and applications and a Toshiba 7200 RPM HHD for main storage, but recently my 120 GB SSD started to run out of space, so I decided to get a larger SSD and bought a Crucial BX500 with 240 GB in...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading PC and installing Win10 on new ssd. Is it ok if i do it without formatting either of my original drives?

    Currently have a PC with 2 drives and Windows 7 installed in one of them. I'm gonna be upgrading some parts also changing to Windows 10. As backing up important files is a mess and more often than not something gets left behind and only notice it when it's too late, i was wondering... Could i...
  18. osmaanatlii

    [SOLVED] SSD Low Write Speed Problem

    I bought my SSD 2 years ago , I sensed a slowness for about 5-6 months, and when I did the test, I saw that the writing speed was terrible. I threw the Format, bad sector or something, but I couldn't find a solution. Think what should I do ? 497mb/s Read 100mb/sWrite Corsair LE200 120GB
  19. Spandan14

    [SOLVED] External SSD not detected ANYWHERE (albeit a few weird places), how to fix?

    Alright. I messed up pretty bad. I had an external SSD (M2, Crucial Micron) with Ubuntu 18.04 on it as XFS file system, GPT partitioning. I had the ssd running on a computer, plugged in with usb and all, but suddenly it slightly unplugged. This returned a stack trace with errors like i/o error...
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    [SOLVED] WINDOWS Install

    I have a friends MSI Laptop that I fixed the other day. It had a corrupt Windows 10 when it came in from Amazon. I wiped the hard drive entirely and installed a completely new windows on the HDD(not the SSD). This laptop has a 15 GB M.2 SSD and a 1 TB hard drive. The computer was slower than...