Re: How to keep a HD awake?

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Old Gringo, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. Old Gringo

    Old Gringo Guest

    ersity 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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    Old Gringo, Jan 24, 2009
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