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Crucial Storage Executive

A free software tool that helps optimize the performance of your Crucial SSD

This free downloadable tool enables your Crucial SSD to become even faster and allows it to get periodic updates so it’s constantly performing at its best. With Storage Executive, you can see how much storage (GB) you’ve used, download the latest firmware, monitor the drive’s temperature, reset your encryption password, and enable the Momentum Cache feature, which makes many SSD operations up to 10x faster.1

Version 3.6

Benefits of Storage Executive

  • Enable the Momentum Cache feature and make many SSD operations up to 10x faster
  • Download the latest firmware
  • See how much storage you’ve used
  • Monitor your SSD’s operating temperature and overall health
  • Reset your SSD’s encryption password
  • Verify your SSD’s model number for warranty claims
  • Clear all data stored on the drive

Compatibility and language support


Microsoft® Windows® 7, Windows 8, Windows 10


Crucial MX-series, BX-series, M550, and M500 SSDs


English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese

Unsure which one you need?

Download the 64-bit version of the software if you have a 64-bit operating system (most users). Download the 32-bit version if you have a 32-bit operating system. Follow the steps in our chart below to determine which version you need.

Operating system

How to know if you have the 32 or 64-bit version

Windows 10

In the Start menu, type This PC into the Windows search bar, but don’t hit enter. Right click on the This PC option that displays, then select Properties and your type of operating system will be displayed onscreen.

Windows 8

Move your mouse to the upper right side of the screen and click on the search tool that appears. Type Computer into the search field, then right click on it and select Properties. Your type of operating system will be displayed onscreen.

Windows 7

In the Start menu, right click on Computer, then select Properties and your type of operating system will be displayed onscreen.

If you see anything other than 64-bit, download the 32-bit version of the software.

1. Validated by testing noted in the “Enhance Burst Performance on Micron and Crucial SSDs Using Momentum Cache” whitepaper