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Old 12-08-2007, 10:31 AM
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How Prevent Windows XP from spinning up unused USB HDD ?

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Old 12-08-2007, 12:02 PM
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Unplug it.
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EXACTLY what I was gunna say too
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JEJE lets me explain better

I have 2 use external drives BUT i used from time to time in session beacuse i have my samples from reason and other virtual intruments samples there. So when im working in a session i noticed that one or the order usb drive start to seek something or scanning itself and my PC slow down a little ...

So i can prevent that? What setting ? Is this normal ?

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You might want to make sure that you have Drive Indexing turned off on both the USB drives.
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The indexing is turned off on both drives !

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