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Hard Drive Buffer Size

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by stuart Allison, Apr 9, 2004.

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  1. stuart Allison

    stuart Allison Guest Thread Starter

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    How do you change the hard drive buffer size in windows 2000?

    Thanks.

    Stuart
     
  2. Firah

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    I don't think it could be changed. The hard drive buffer is a cache of specific size that is built into the HDD controller.
     
  3. JohnWill

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    If you want to change the size of the disk cache for 2K/XP, you can do so with various "Tweak" applications. However, I've never seen any measurable increase in tinkering with them, so I just let Bill Gates decide how much disk cache I have. :)
     
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