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Can anyone tell me if my computer is an SSD or HDD?

by katforever18 / January 26, 2014 4:27 AM PST

I have an Aspire 5736z4685 Model# PEW 72. I want to defrag my computer & I don't want to mess it up if it's an SSD. Can anyone help me because I can't find out on my computer.

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Look at Device Manager
by wpgwpg / January 26, 2014 4:40 AM PST
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Can anyone tell me if my computer is an SSD or HDD?
by braschke / January 28, 2014 6:50 AM PST

Not trying to be a SA here, but if you cannot address this SIMPLE type issue on your own I would suggest you pay a tech to service and maintain your machine.

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Device manager to the rescue
by Chaosmstr / January 28, 2014 6:51 AM PST

Click start, then right click on computer, then left click on Manage.
A window will pop up, and if you click on Device manager in the left pane, you can then open Disk Drives in the right pane.

That will tell you the model number of your drive(s), and they frequently start with SSD if they are solid state drives.
You can then google the specific model of your drive(s) and get all the specs you want on them.

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SSD or HDD
by ridic57 / January 29, 2014 12:35 AM PST

Hey Kat, go to piriform, n download "speccy", bout 70 kbs, It'll tell ya everything ya wanna know bout yer machine, yer welcome!!

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