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Old June 26, 2010, 09:12 PM
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Originally Posted by supaflyx3 View Post
No why would it be bad? The only adverse effect i see is the HDD's use alot of power to spin-up, so that decreases their longevity. Other then that you should be fine.
Do you mean to say that the HDD's spin even after the computer has shut down?

I've read a little bit on this and people seem to say different things. Some say that it'll generate power spikes which may damage the power supply, and in turn will damage the rest of the components. Others say it is totally fine.
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