Play Steam Games @ 10,000+ MB/s :: Load games instantly with the Dimmdrive software. Dimmdrive fully integrates with all Steam games.
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November 21

Dimmdrive: Looking Forward

A brief note to our incredible fans:

We want to sincerely thank you for your enthusiasm and loyalty over this recent year as we navigated some personal and professional obstacles. Rest assured, we are now more committed and focused than ever before on providing the best possible gaming product.

Our strategy for doing this remains the same - We look to YOU to drive the experience and future enhancements. That being said, please take to the forums and let us hear what new features you're looking for!

And per request, (without all the details) here's a quick overview of two major upcoming enhancements:
  • Revamped user interface with new functionality and optimized operating processes for a more polished experience
  • Machine learning component (previously discussed) which will dynamically recommend settings for each gamer's system

Once again, Thank You All!
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November 21

Dimmdrive Updated to 2.3 - Major Bug Fixes!

Dimmdrive 2.3 is here as the second in a series of promised and much anticipated updates planned this winter!

In response to your feedback, this update includes several critical enhancements which stabilize Dimmdrive and optimize it's processes for a smoother user experience.



Dimmdrive 2.3 Updates:
  • File Copy/Sync: Users reported crashes during or after the copy/sync process. This logic has been restructured and now includes multiple checks to stabilize this process.

  • Launching Dimmdrive: Users were reporting crashes and/or occasional inactivity when trying to launch Dimmdrive. This process has been restructured to resolve these instances.

  • Dimmdrive Service: Users reported cases where the service was failing to start or enable. The method for checking the service functionality has been redesigned.

  • Dimmdrive Service: Additional functionality has been implemented to automatically address certain error scenarios which previously caused the service to fail.

Other VERY Recent Dimmdrive Updates:
  • Steam Login: Several users reported issues related to the Steam login when starting Dimmdrive directly. Additional login checks have been added to resolve this bug.

  • Dimmdrive Load on Startup: Some users occasionally experienced issues when loading Dimmdrive on startup. We modified this process for improved stability.

  • Start Window: Removed start window per popular request.

  • General: Resolved several other minor bugs related to the user interface and authentication.


GAME ON!
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Reviews

“Very functional and simple software designed with us gamers in mind. Time is money and this software saves me a lot of time setting up a RAMdisk solution. Highly Recommend”
DV8ing

“Bought this on impulse, thinking it was a risk. However, I'm really satisfied. It is very easy to use and really stable. If you have more than 8GB or RAM, I highly recommend it.”
Narigone

“Great program and works as advertised. Very simple to use (assuming you take a few minutes to read the docs) and great integration with Steam. Highly recommended.”
Sir Loinsteak

About This Software


Dimmdrive is a RAM-based hard drive software built by gamers, specifically for gamers.


With Dimmdrive, you will be able to turn your PC’s RAM into an incredibly fast hard drive. This incredibly fast hard drive can be hundreds if not thousands of times faster than a conventional hard drive.



By playing your game on a faster hard drive:


  • Take full advantage of up to (and over) 10,000+ MB/s hard drive (HD) access!
  • Game load times are significantly faster! We've seen 60 second game load screens turn into 2-3 seconds!
  • Immerse yourself with nearly instant in-game level loading and transitions!
  • Eliminate FPS drops that are due to your hard drive slowing down!
  • Gain a competitive edge against others!
  • Save on wear and tear of your SSDs as RAM lasts nearly forever!

How it works:


Dimmdrive is a Windows-based software built for 64bit Windows 7/8/10. Dimmdrive utilizes excess system RAM to create a virtualized hard drive. Dimmdrive will auto-detect your game and automatically configure itself to work on this virtualized hard drive seamlessly. You simply run Dimmdrive, click a few buttons, and then play your game on an incredibly fast drive. This enables all games and programs to benefit with regards to disk access and load times. Dimmdrive handles the whole game set-up, file mapping, data synchronization, and data integrity of your game.

Dimmdrive has a lot of features built specifically for gamers!


  • Full Steam Integration - Just run Dimmdrive and it will auto-detect all your Steam games!
  • Large games can work with small RAM sizes - Dimmdrive has a "LESS RAM?" feature which enables you to make the important files of a large game go insanely fast, even if you have a smaller amount of RAM.
  • Real-Time File Sync - Never worry about PC crashes as Dimmdrive automatically synchronizes data from your RAMdrive back to your HD!
  • Support for non-Steam games - Simply drag/drop any non-Steam game into Dimmdrive and it will work!
  • Support for general, non-game applications - Use Dimmdrive with any application including video editing, databases, virtual machines, and more!
  • Convenient game sorting options makes large Steam libraries manageable!
  • Incredible community surrounding the software!
  • Direct contact with the developer for suggestions on feature updates!
  • Continual development with free software updates!

Automatic Steam Integration Screenshot




Works With All Non-Steam Games / Applications




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System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Additional Notes: 64-bit Windows OS Only
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit
    • Memory: 12 GB RAM
    • Additional Notes: 64-bit Windows OS Only
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