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Questions tagged [ssd]

Solid-state drive; a device that uses solid-state memory to persistently store data, often as a replacement for a traditional hard drive. Because SSDs do not use mechanical seeking to access data, they can provide much higher performance than hard drives especially with random I/O operations.

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How to buffer writes to an External Drive using an Internal SSD

This question is a bit of an odd one, I'll try to be as detailed as I can be. I'm repurposing an old computer to serve as an in home backup solution. The final resting place for the data is an ...
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Can deleting all files then filling the SSD totally with other files securely wipe old data?

We all know about how SSD is bad when one wants to securely delete specific files (not the whole disk). Did anyone test if this securely overwrites all files (performed from within the OS): delete ...
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Dell M4800 expand disk 0(ssd) with disk1(ssd mSata)

I have Dell M4800 with ssd(256Gb). The space is full now. I bought one more ssd(256Gb) and install it to my laptop using mSata. Now i have two disks(full and empty) and i want to expand my disk c: ...
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BIOS - Windows boots up when I'm lucky

I have a MSI-GE60 laptop. When I power on, I must always follow the hard drive usage. Because, if it turns dark, that means Windows will not boot up. But if it stays active, Windows boots. But ...
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SSD overprovisioning and encrypted LVM

I have a SSD with an encrypted (cryptsetup/luks) LVM partition. Since I'm not yet into that ssd stuff I offhandedly left approx. 10% unpartitioned for overprovisioning. Just because I was told that ...
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If I swap out a Bitlocker encrypted SSD to another one, then reintroduce the original SSD in the PC, will it require Bitlocker-unlocking to use?

I am wondering if it would be possible to take out a Bitlocker encrypted SSD from a PC, put in another one and use the PC, then swap the original drive back without it having to be Bitlocker unlocked. ...
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Samsung 860 EVO for installing Windows and Gaming

Is it good to use a Samsung 860 EVO 1TB to install windows 10 and Steam games? I'm a everyday computer user and I do play games most of the time. installing windows and games Will that have an effect ...
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New SATA expansion card 'bootmgr is missing'

I recently installed a new IO Crest 4 Port PCIe SATA III expansion card, because I was out of sata slots, and hooked up an older 100gig SSD I had as a third storage drive. Installation went OK, I ...
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gigabyte Z370 HD3 + Samsung EVO 970 won't install Windows 10

Newly assembled system: Gigabyte Z370 HD3 V1.0 motherboard Intel i7-8700 CPU 2x DDR4-3200 16GB RAM (F4-3200C16D-32GVK) Samsung EVO 970 500 GB M.2 SSD (MZ-V6E500) Thermaltake TR2 S 500 W PSU (TRS-...
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SSD intermittent stall (100% busy for 15 seconds)

Disk access on my new computer (Windows 10) often freezes for ~15 seconds. It might happen more often when concatenating files on disk (but that's just my feeling, I don't really have any data to back ...
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Would it be possible to swap an SSD into a Bitlocker-enabled PC, then swap the original SSD back in without needing to unlock it? [closed]

I am wondering if it would be possible to take out a Bitlocker encrypted SSD from a PC, put in an other one and use the PC, then swap the original drive back without it having to be Bitlocker unlocked....
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Converting Logical sector to CHS tuple on an SSD

I'm getting myself used to x86 assembly, so I figured I'd start with some 16-bit programs. To test myself, I'm creating a program that will load data off a disk, copy it to memory, and then use it for ...
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No associated handles but can't disconnected device

Hullo everyone, For some reason my laptop refuses to give up my external SSD. It's been an ongoing issue, and there's even been data loss from it before I realised what was going on it. When I try ...
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Samsung 860 pro / evo - do they report deterministic trim?

Regardless of the kind - DRAT or RZAT. While all the modern ssds should behave in RZAT fashion, quite a few of them don't bother reporting such feature. And some controllers (in my case - old LSI2308 ...
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Unexpected file modifications on external exFAT SSD

After moving an external drive from I have a 1TB external SSD with a single exFAT partition. I plugged this into Mac OS X and write about 250GB worth of files. File contents seem normal. After ...

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