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Solved To Cache or Not to Cache?

Discussion in 'Windows 10' started by rbulot, Jun 18, 2018.

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  1. rbulot

    rbulot Thread Starter

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    Hi Folks, I'm not sure I posted this in the correct discussion category, but here I go. I have read conflicting advice on whether I should have disk caching turned on or off to prevent potential data loss or corruption, specifically on my Samsung SSD C: drive. By going to Device Manager then HDD and opening Drive C and the profile tab I see caching is on by default. Please clarify this for me if possible. Thanks, Richard


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    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8700K CPU @ 3.70GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 10
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    RAM: 32695 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB, -1 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: 837 GB (382 GB Free); E: 1863 GB (428 GB Free); F: 931 GB (487 GB Free); H: 0 GB (0 GB Free);
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    Turned off to avoid the potential loss, I believe it says that on the screen where you can turn it on too.
     
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