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Windows support for mass storage

If you try to mount that 3TB (or Larger) hard drives (HDD) or solid-state drive (SSD) on a computer, you will soon notice that Windows can only address 2.19TB of storage. This is a limitation of the current standard method of storing data on a drive partition that utilizes 32-bit LBA (Logical Block Addressing).

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Where can I get the Best & Fastest M.2 Solid State Drive SSD?


kingston sshd units are currently the best with the best reviews when compared to other brands
e-bay sell them so check the details for each unit before ordering

Jun 07, 2017 | Best Computers & Internet

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What are some of the best PCI-Express PCIe Solid State Drive SSD?


Some of the best PCI-Express (PCIe) Solid State Drive (SSD) are:
1. Intel SSD 750 Series PCI-Express 3.0 MLC
2. Plextor M6e Series PCI Express SSD
3. Kingston Digital HyperX Predator PCI Express SSD
4. OCZ RevoDrive 350 Series PCI Express SSD, etc.
If you want to purcahse these high quality PCIe SSD, you can easily get them on PS4 SSD at a reasonable price.
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Jun 07, 2017 | Best Computers & Internet

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What are the things you need to be aware about before buying an Solid State Drive SSD?


is it sata enabled
is it big enough for the application ( GBs)
is it of quality manufacture
Kingston is a good brand , economical to buy , it is Sata rated and a 125 gb will replace a 250gb disc hard drive
Like all things , talk with a computer repair shop

Oct 14, 2016 | Sony PlayStation 4

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What are my options of cloning from HDD to SSD?


With internal/external hard drives being as low in price as they are, I'd recommend the easiest solution as follows: Buy the SSD you want and an external sled for mounting the drive. Clone your current HDD to the sledded SSD. This would allow you to navigate through to see if there are indeed two partitions on the device.

While not having used it in a few years, there are two apps that I've had success with: Carbon Copy Cloner and Super Duper! The key in the instance of cloning would be to make sure that your clone is bootable... otherwise, it's a massive exercise in futility!

Hope this info helps!

SuperDuper
Mac Backup Software

Apr 21, 2016 | Apple iMac Desktop

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HOW TO IMPROVE THE SPEED IN WIN7


The best way to speed up W7 is to install an SSD (Solid State Drive), such as one of these drives:
http://www.compusa.com/applications/category/category_tlc.asp?CatId=5298&name=Internal-Solid-State-Hard-Drives&

While they are expensive, you will_not_ regret the investment. To save $, you don't need to purchase a large SSD drive. Put W7 on a small capacity SSD (commonly referred too as a boot drive) and then use a regular hard drive (your old one) for mass storage. For example, on my computer, I use a 40GB SSD for W7 (C:) and a regular 500GB hard drive (D:) for music, videos, large downloads, pics, etc.

There are also a plethora of websites that will show you how to speed up W7. Here is one:
http://www.computingunleashed.com/speed-up-windows-7-ultimate-guide-to.html

Another way to speed up W7 is to install more memory, but you won't get near the noticeable performance increase as an SSD. In fact, after installing an SSD, if you try to enable ready boost on a flash drive W7 will tell you that it is not neccessary because you already have an SSD that is faster.

Feb 06, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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