If i symbolic link something to an ssd will it run faster Tags: SSD Storage Last response: November 13, 2012 6:44 PM in Storage Share bfalcon September 15, 2012 6:02:58 AM Hey guys, I've read up on this and I am fairly sure it is a yes but to put my mind at ease , if I symbolic link something to an SSDwill it run faster? Thanks! More about : symbolic link ssd run faster tomatthe a b G Storage September 17, 2012 11:16:18 PM What are you trying to setup? A symbolic link generally is just a link to another file location. If you explain what you are trying to setup it would be easier to answer your question. JohnnyLucky a c 231 G Storage September 18, 2012 1:57:42 AM ^5 +1 what tomathe said. Please provide a brief explanation of what you want to try. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Poisonedrat November 13, 2012 6:44:46 PM I think I get what he's asking and it's what I would like to know too. With an SSD, the loading times etc for programs and documents are faster however. they have limited space. If I were to store, say a game, on my HDD and Symlink it to my SSD would the game still get the speed boost from the SSD? I'm thinking not... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDiablo3 Symbolic Link ? ForumSSDs symbolic link and read speeds ForumWindows 8 Slow Web Browsing on Chrome, Firefox, IE? Win 7 Faster !? ForumNeed quiet storage. SSD , Hybrid, HDD 2.5" or 3.5" ForumSSD Boot Drive + HDD with Both on C:\ ForumA Guide: How to transfer some Steam games onto your SSD ! ForumHow to transfer and link programs/files between a SSD and HDD? ForumHow big of an SSD should I get to make windows faster ? Forum1 x SSD vs 2 7200RPM SATA in RAID1....What would be faster ? Forumif i put 4 SSDs in RAID0 instead of 1 SSD what exactly will be faster Forum[Urgent Help Please!] Raid 0 between 2 SSDs not working (pics) ForumSSD 's BF3 Boot times and setup questions ForumAdvice? File Server / HTPC with 8 HDDs ForumMoving os onto an ssd from hdd ForumIssues with AHCI after Win 7 Pro 64 installation on SSD .... ForumHigh-End personal Workstation Guidance ForumConfiguration of SSD & HDD storage roles ForumPossible to make Win7 Boot faster on i7 rig? ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumSSD to HDD clone will not boot More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !