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New HD but Windows Media Updates all the time?

Discussion in 'Storage Drives' started by sastusbulbas, 26 Sep 2009.

  1. sastusbulbas

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 26 May 2008

    Posts: 1,721

    Hi all,

    Just fitted a new HD one of the Samsung 1.5tb models.

    I bought this for storing my music on as a second hard drive, OS is Windows 7 64bit.

    I seem to have an annoying problem now, every time I switch on Windows Media Player it has to update media library? This is pretty anoying as before my music was just there, and Windows Media player does this every time I switch it on, and it takes some time.

    Now when I tried to move my music folder, W7 only copied the files over? And my new HD installed as New Volume.

    What have I missed? I guess there must be some silly thing I should do to make the access instant?

    Steve
     
  2. horse

    Gangster

    Joined: 21 Jul 2009

    Posts: 103

    i can only suggest using winamp v3, oldversion.com has it on there.

    this older builds of winamp are great and have no bloat.

    wmp is rubbish use winamp.
     
  3. AbsenceJam

    Mobster

    Joined: 2 Nov 2007

    Posts: 4,304

    I can't see how this could have anything to do with your drive so try the Windows forum.