> I'm going to switch to SSD for OS and add another drive to replace this thing unless > that program from the boot disk is a miracle worker. The delay irritates the crap out > of me though. It happens on my external drive, hate it. Can't go green anymore with > the HDs.
My last case gotten short out halfway and it wasn't my hard drive issue. Are you sure it your hard drive in it that causing the problem? Is it making some spinning noises?
If you have another external drive case to test out in then you will know for sure.