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USB 3 hard drives sleep

  1. #11


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1


    As a temporary solution, I'm using this: KeepAliveHD - Home

    Writes an small txt every few minutes (I set it to 5 min.) preventing the drive from sleeping.

    I hate to have more programs running on the background, but at least it's doing the job for now. Hopefully Microsoft or my manufacturer fixes this (I also have a Vaio) soon.

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  2. #12


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1
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USB 3 hard drives sleep
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