Re-reading this thread and..
Originally Posted by IFW
but the bottleneck here is how consistent the index signal is on your drive - you'd have zero chance of writing this on the ALPS drive I used before.
oooppsss.. The drive I grabbed was an ALPs..
I'll check some of my other PCs to see what they have..
You're good with the Samsung?
Is there any way to "test" that or have the software let you know how good your drive will be?