Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234
  1.    14 Jan 2016 #31
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 1,962
    Windows 7

    To check for Trim, run this command

    fsutil behavior query DisableDeleteNotify

    If the result is 0 (zero), then Trim is enabled.

    ------------------------------------------------------------

    For alignment you check with these commands

    Diskpart
    List disk
    Select disk n (where n is the number that was given for your SSD in List disk)
    List partition

    Now you should see a result like this.

    Partition ### Type Size Offset
    ------------- ---------------- ------- -------
    Partition 1 Primary 59 GB 1024 KB - but 64KB or any number divisible by 4 is also good

    The offset (in KBs) has to be divisible by 4.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    14 Jan 2016 #32
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 36,277
    Windows10Pro 64Bit

    Quote Originally Posted by ouroboros72 View Post
    Hehe, yes, the d-word definitely lights the touch paper, my mistake.

    It's great to hear I'm 555 and I don't need to do anything.

    I'm fairly confident I'm still on a different page to everyone else though!
    Wow your 555 years old!!! You got me beat....lol
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    14 Jan 2016 #33
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Penn's Woods
    Posts : 1,181
    Windows 10 Home

    Quote Originally Posted by OldMike65 View Post
    You still are one of MY Best buddies.....so their!!!
    Same here!
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    14 Jan 2016 #34
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 58
    windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by OldMike65 View Post
    Wow your 555 years old!!! You got me beat....lol
    Yep, compared to me, you're 'stillwetbehindtheearsMike65', hehe.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    14 Jan 2016 #35
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 58
    windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by whs View Post
    To check for Trim, run this command

    fsutil behavior query DisableDeleteNotify

    If the result is 0 (zero), then Trim is enabled.

    ------------------------------------------------------------

    For alignment you check with these commands

    Diskpart
    List disk
    Select disk n (where n is the number that was given for your SSD in List disk)
    List partition

    Now you should see a result like this.

    Partition ### Type Size Offset
    ------------- ---------------- ------- -------
    Partition 1 Primary 59 GB 1024 KB - but 64KB or any number divisible by 4 is also good

    The offset (in KBs) has to be divisible by 4.


    Oh woot, now I can check.



    For TRIM the result was 0, so that's great.


    ________________________



    For alignment, in command prompt I typed Diskpart and was prompted to 'allow to make changes to computer' (which always makes me nervous). Then, List disk> return and got;

    Disk### Status Size Free
    --------- -------- -------- --------
    Disk 0 online 476GB 3072kb

    Hopefully that's where I needed to be coz when I tried inputting the next line (Select disk n) it said; The arguments specified from this command are not valid.

    Anyway, 3072 divided by 4 = 768



    Sounds like I'm good?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    14 Jan 2016 #36
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 1,962
    Windows 7

    Right, you are good.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    15 Jan 2016 #37
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 58
    windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by whs View Post
    Right, you are good.
    Happy days!

    Thanks again to all. Solved.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  8.    16 Jan 2016 #38

    Quote Originally Posted by cereberus View Post
    This was found to not be the case.
    window was just saying it was defragging the SSD on some pc's(for whatever reason), but was in fact only optimising/trimming them
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 
Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
New W10 User Questions (Basic Questions, Please)
Hello, Brand new user. a. The new PC came with McAfee anti virus. Should I use it ? Is it as good as AVG, e.g., which I used on my old W7 PC ? Use them both ? b. And, how do I turn on the "Defender" anti virus which I understand is...
AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
Some questions about Win 10
I have Win 10 Home Single Language installed. There's a new Insider Preview build v 10565 available and Treshold 2 is coming out in November. Is there ever going to be a final version of Win 10. I've also read that MS will be coming out with...
General Support
A few Brief Questions about W10
1. There is a search bar at the bottom of my computer. It says search the web and windows.......I don't want it there. How do I get rid of it ? 2. What is box ? I clicked it on but it won't open.....should I delete it ? I unpinned the...
General Support
Solved questions
Hiyya Shawn again - I am on the cusp of doing the same thing with my secondary laptop just cloning the 7 drive and use the cloned drive to install 10 onto keeping my programs etc etc Now I have the original ISO which I think is the Pro version...
General Support
optimising hdd
The pc with the old hdd would appear to be 15% fragmented so I set it to optimise and it goes through the motions of analysing, relocating and consolidating for several passes, finishes and tells me that it is 15% fragmented. I have repeated this...
Software and Apps
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:00.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums