Tips to use Disk Defragmenter in Windows® 7
Optimize your hard drive with windows 7 Disk Defragmentation
Problem: How to defragment hard drive on a Windows 7 computer?
Solution: Use Disk Defragmenter to place all parts of a file in one contiguous or adjacent location. This procedure, which efficiently rearranges all the files and unused space, is called optimization. It makes your programs run faster and you can quickly access your files and folders.
Steps to perform this task:
STEP 1: Click the Start button- Programs-Accessories-System Tools and click Disk Defragmenter.
STEP 2: Click Configure schedule.
STEP 3: Select the Run on a schedule check box.
STEP 4: Click the list arrows, and then specify how often, what day, a what time.
STEP 5: Click Select disks, select the drives you want, and then click OK.
STEP 6: To defragment disks now, select the drives you want. Press and hold Ctrl to select more than one drive.
STEP 7: To analyze your disks to determine if you need defragmenting, click Analyze disks.
STEP 8: Click Defragment disks.
STEP 9: To quit the process, click Cancel Defragment.