HD Tach – A good measurement tool for HDD/SSD

Want a reliable tool to measure your HDD or SSD speed? HD Tach is an excellent tool originally designed to measure HDD speed for Windows XP or Windows 2000.  So how can you run this program under Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 or 8.1 Update?

Use the compatibility function built into Windows.   Download the program from here.  Install the program and find the installation folder.  Right click on HD Tach.   Select the Compatibility tab.   Select Windows XP (Service Pack 3) and Run this program as an Administrator.Comp

HD Tach

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About TCAT Shelbyville IT Department

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents System, the seventh largest system of higher education in the nation. This system comprises six universities, fourteen community colleges, and twenty-six Applied Technology Colleges.
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