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. m 0 l JohnnyLucky a c 312 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. m 0 l 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... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill Memtest run faster on a SSD compared to a CD? solution SolvedNew SATA 3 SSD runs faster on SATA 2 ports rather than SATA 3? solution More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !