External hdd inconsistency Tags: Hard Drives Games External Hard Drive Storage Last response: October 15, 2010 4:44 PM in Storage Share Dizzle October 15, 2010 9:43:20 AM Hello, I play games off my Samsung external 620Gig hdd. It's been working for the last month fine however now the games do not connect due to the speed of the HDD being slower. Is there a way to test the consistency of quicken up my hardive? More about : external hdd inconsistency ulysses35 October 15, 2010 4:44:10 PM Using an external HDD connected to a PC for running games is never going to be the best solution. How is the drive connected ? is it USB ?? There is little you can do to improve performance besides defragging and disk clean up. If you are connected via USB make sure the drive is connected to a USB 2 or 3 port where applicable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumExternal hard transfer rate inconsistency ForumCannot Access External 500GB Hdd at all! Help! ForumCan't See my External Harddrive ForumNew homebuilt has frozen a few times, how should I diagnose? ForumASUS P6X58D Premium LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Mo ForumADATA External HDD didnot open ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd ?????? ForumHow to recover data from an external , unrecognized hdd ? ForumMy "Buffalo HD-PNTU3" External HDD has stopped working ForumHow to stream movies/photos from external HDD to apple tv ForumShould I get an SSD + HDD or is an SSD + External okay? ForumHow to Convert RAW External HDD to NTFS or How to Format RAW Drive ? ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumExternal HD Seagate Free Agent not recognized on 1/5 comps ForumExternal 1Terra HDD in XP Pro SP3 - Weird Issue. ForumHow to get data from unreadable external hard disk ForumExternal hard Drive connection issues ForumDo I need identical OS on my internal and external hard drives? ForumRecommendations for external hard drives with separate power ForumExternal USB HDD with Win XP OS More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !