Open up the resource monitor and find out. It shows disk activity. Or should at least, unless they changed it going from Windows 7 to Windows 8. --- Ooo eee, oo ah ah, ting tang, walla walla bing bang.
A raid array would fix ya right up. Or an SSD. Or a faster drive.
But those are all a bad choice to fix a problem like this. Unless, you know, you have a 5400 RPM drive. --- Once we perfect building Mechs, I expect there to be a factory in Mexico pumping out a brand call Mechsican. I wanna buy me a Mechsican. steamid: Rohchya