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Old 03-21-09, 10:13 AM   #1
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Default Defrag RAID 0 taking longer than 8 hours?!

Hello All,

I am in the process of rebuilding my computer and I 2 WD 500GB SATA drives in a Raid 0 configuration.

I currently have 153 GB of dada on the drive.

The disk vista defrag utilitiy has been running for about 8 hours and it still has not completed. is this abnoramal or par for the course for an Array of this size?

Thanks for the input.

Core 2 Quad Q9650 @ 4.00Ghz 1.3375(v) F9 BIOS
2 X 2 GB DDR2 1100 @ 1000 G.Skill PC2-8800
2 X 500gb GB SATA 2 HD RAID 0
Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3P
EVGA 8800GTS G92 PhysX

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Old 03-21-09, 11:06 PM   #2
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The built in Vista defrag sucks. I would go with something like Auslogics Disk Defrag. Its free and works like its supposed to.
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