Turn Off Automatic Defragmentation

Posted On 2009-01-04 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Vista Speed Tip
Tags: Software Hack/Tweak Tip Vista
Views: 1565


Windows Vista uses an always-on defragment set up that isnít that necessary and will cause your system to slow down. Remember to run a defragment manually once a month.

To shut down this feature:

  1. Click the Start button

  2. Select Computer

  3. Right-click on C: Drive icon

  4. Select Properties

  5. Click the Tools tab

  6. Uncheck Run on a schedule

  7. Click OK


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