Windows PC for Large Photoshop Files

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Ho72
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Re: Windows PC for Large Photoshop Files

Ken60 wrote:

OK, so in your theory..... this scratch you talk of , where is it ? I might guess it is on a writable disk or hard drive , and the read write speed of this disk is important in the degree of the unpleasant you mention .

It's not a theory, it's a fact. The default location for scratch is

C:\Users\USER NAME\AppData\Local\Temp

but it can be placed on the fastest available disk. Adobe's documentation covers all this.

And sure, the speed of the scratch disk will absolutely affect the degree of unpleasantness but it won't eliminate it. And there's really no need to experience it at all, because... RAM.

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