What is defragmentation in Windows?

Answer Using the defragmentation tool in Windows can improve the performance of your computer. It does this by moving fragments of the files on your computer closer together in the memory so they can be a... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is defragmentation in Windows

1Windows Vista includes a defragmentation tool. Should you supplement that tool with other defragmentation u?

No, one defrag tool is enough; they all do the same thing which is to rearrange files on the hard drive so that (as much as possible) every file occupies a single contiguous series of sectors.Once ... Read More »

What, exactly, is defragmentation?

Can't answer this question I am too busy defragging my mindFrom what they say, I should be doing this all the time.Putting things back in order where they belongSo when I open my mouth things won;t... Read More »

What is defragmentation of files?

Defragmentation, or "defrag," is a process that can help make a computer perform faster, when run periodically. Over time, files in a hard disk can get fragmented, and defragmentation is the "proce... Read More »

What is fragmentation&defragmentation?

Computer files and disks often become fragmented over time, as users revise files and other data stored on hard drives. Fragmented drives are poor performers and require defragmenting to restore ef... Read More »