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Old Gringo 01-24-2009 05:22 PM

Re: How to keep a HD awake?
 
rincewind@unseen.university wrote:
> I have a 500gb Seagate drive which has power settings that don't seem to be influenced by Vista.
> After a few minutes of inactivity, the drive goes to sleep, and while it might help stop global
> warming, I am finding it extremely annoying having to keep waiting for the drive to spin up.
>
> Is there any way I can keep the drive active so that it doesn't drop off to sleep?

I don't have Vista but am playing with Win 7 and the power is in the
control panel now, maybe the same in Vista??
Good Luck

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