What exactly does defragmenting your computer do?

Answer Imagine that you moved into a new empty apartment. You buy stuff for the apartment, furniture, utensils, food, etc. But everytime you buy something, you move it all in the living room until the l... Read More »

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Can I Do Stuff While Defragmenting My Computer?

On One Hand: Some ProgramsYou can use some programs on your computer while running the defragmentation function. Chose programs that don't require a lot of memory, like editing a text document or p... Read More »

What does defragmenting your computer do exactly does it speed up your computer and if it does, by how much?

It rearranges the files on your hard drive so it is quicker to access. You hard drive is a magnetic disk and the head will write dots on any place it finds, placer all of dots on only one section o... Read More »


No, what's the point of defragmenting daily. That's overkillI do it every 6 months

What is defragmenting mean?

De-fragmenting is taking files that are stored all around your hard disk and placing them in one area.It is like sorting out a filing just means putting everything where it is easier t... Read More »