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Old 04-03-2005, 01:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What exactly is Defragmetation and for what is it used?

What exactly is defragmentation?
Why should we defragment our hardisk and how often should we do it?

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It is moving everything on your harddrive and organises it. do it when it says to (you have to check yourself) I check about once a month or after installing/uninstalling loads of stuff.


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It keeps your PC from crashing and your PC will never slow down. I use diskeeper every night.

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using diskeeper nightly is overkill unless youve got almost as much thruput daily as you do drivespace

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