Hard Drive Activity before status update

wawans1975

Well-Known Member
Hello Martin,
I see some harddrive activity before sensor updating the status, why? is this normal? can you make it not happening? kind of annoying, sorry..
 

wawans1975

Well-Known Member
wawans1975 said:
Hello Martin,
I see some harddrive activity before sensor updating the status, why? is this normal? can you make it not happening? kind of annoying, sorry..
Seems disabling SMART makes that hard drive activity disappear :s
 

Martin

HWiNFO Author
Staff member
This is normal, since HWiNFO checks the health status of drives. On some this might trigger certain activity - depends on their driver and firmware.
If you don't want that, you can disable the SMART sensor in HWiNFO.
 
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