All posts for the day March 21st, 2012

The best SSD deal I’ve seen yet

I apologize that there isn’t much time left, but for what’s left of March 21, you can snag a Samsung 830 SSD from Newegg for $140. It’s the best deal I’ve seen on a highly regarded modern SSD.

Move the print spool directory to your ramdisk

You can improve the speed of printing slightly and, depending on the nature of your print jobs, dramatically reduce disk writes by moving the print spooler to a ramdisk. It’s a little performance tweak you might have never heard of, but it’s helpful. This trick works best with a ramdisk product that loads a disk […]