Windows 10: Disc access very slow

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  1.    06 Feb 2016 #11

    Thanks guys - I appreciate all your help.

    whs said: View Post
    Take the disk out of the DVD slot. The culprit could be the BIOS.
    That seems to have done the trick - things appear back to normal again - thanks.
    @dalchina - thanks for your assistance.
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  2.    06 Feb 2016 #12

    So if the DVD caddy was the culprit and it was affecting the bios I guess there is no way to get it working properly?
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  3.    06 Feb 2016 #13

    The only way to fix it would be changing the BIOS which I would not know how to do.
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  4.    06 Feb 2016 #14

    Sometimes the most straightforward approach is best. From your original description it wasn't clear how long it was between changing the disk config and your problem appearing.

    Maybe you could post on your manufacturer's site.. or check for a solution posted.
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  5.    06 Feb 2016 #15

    dalchina said: View Post
    Sometimes the most straightforward approach is best. From your original description it wasn't clear how long it was between changing the disk config and your problem appearing.

    Maybe you could post on your manufacturer's site.. or check for a solution posted.
    It was some weeks before I noticed the problem - but that's not to say it didn't happen straight away and I just didn't notice it.

    I will do some research when I have some spare time.

    Thanks again for all the input.
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  6.    06 Feb 2016 #16

    If your drive's connection is SATA you might have a mismatch between IDE and AHCI configuration in your BIOS (or is it UEFI?)

    AHCI vs IDE - Difference and Comparison | Diffen

    and many more by searching for
    ide sata vs ahci sata
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