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Old 07-12-2004, 02:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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might be common scence, but i seriously dont know....

1. i know the harddrive doesnt access info all the time unless ur performing an action... but is it constantly spinning?

2. is a second HD, one seperate from the OS, with no install progs on it or nothing... also constently spinning, as long as the comp is turned on?
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Old 07-12-2004, 02:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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wow good question, i would like to know that to.
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Old 07-12-2004, 02:53 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I believe it is constantly spinning, because on my old computer I had it set to where the HDD would spin down if it was idle for so long.
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