If you want to increase your system performance this is the best tool for do it. When files are fragmented, the system must search the hard disk as a file is opened and the response time can be significantly longer.
Disk Defragmenter sometimes called Defrag, is a Windows utility tool that merges fragmented files and folders on your systems's disk so that each take up a single space on the disk. With your files stored in orderly end to end, reading and writing to the disk speeds up.
Best time for run Disk Defragmenter
- When you add a large number of files of your system.
- When your system free disk space totals 15 percent or less.
- When you install new programs or a new version of the Windows operating system to your system.
Step 1: Click start, select All Programs, now go to Accessories, select System Tools, and then click Disk Defragmenter.
Step 2: Select the drives that you need to defragment In the Disk Defragmenter dialog box, and then click the Analyze disk button. After completed the disk analyze, the defragment tool allow to you defrag the drive.
Step 3: Now click the Defragment disk button to defragment the selected drive or drives. If you want to monitor the process you can monitor it In the Current status area, under the Progress column.
Step 4: After the defragmentation is complete, you can check the results.