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Old 10-30-2007, 07:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi all,
i have 2 HD 1 the o/s (c) and one a backup (d) my question is drive d sleeps or turns off while not in use and when i want to access drive d it has to spin up before i can open any of my files eg video music, any help

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Old 10-30-2007, 10:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you not want it to sleep?
I believe that can be turned off in the Control Panel Under Power Options. If that is what your are going for. Just change Turn Off Hard Disks: to never.
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