DOS SmartDrive


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DOS SmartDrive

SmartDrive was disk cache software included with DOS and Windows starting with DOS 4.01 and Windows 3.0. SmartDrive speeded up hard disk performance by reserving a block of memory and reading and writing larger chunks from the disk (see cache).
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