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A Simple program which writes an empty text file every few minutes to your external hard disk drive to keep it from going into auto-sleep mode. Tags: NOSleepHD, External hard Disk, Auto-Sleep, Auto, Sleep, Western Digital, Seagate, USB, eSATA, FireWire, SATA



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