Having problems with your Acer TravelMate 2300 Notebook ?

Travelmate 2308 hard drive

\015 Hi. The hard drive keeps resting after a short time of inactivity. This is causing a couple of seconds of freezing when it fires up again. Is there a way to change the settings so that it runs constantly?\015

Answers :

Hello Goober....
\015\012 Sure , You can change the settings here:
\015\012
\015\012Click on Start (bottom Left corner of screen)
\015\012then...
\015\012Click On Control Panel
\015\012then...
\015\012Click on Power ..or "Power Options"(the icon for power settings)
\015\012then..
\015\012look there for what is Checked and Unchecked.... (in windows vista- you will have to first click on.. "change plan settings")
\015\012Once there.. You can change how your hard drive Runs... in Windows XP you just set the hard drive to .. NEVER... or you can simply set it to shut off after 30 minutes or an hour...
\015\012 In windows Vista, to set the Hard Drive settings you will first need to click on...Change Advanced Hardware Settings...
\015\012 Then Choose Hard Disk...then edit the settings there...
\015\012
\015\012
\015\012Hope it Helps... Happy Computing
\015\012http://www.wnycomputerpro.com
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