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Windows 7: Is it ok to run defrag and use the computer normally?

26 Aug 2012   #21
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by microbillgates View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by karlsnooks View Post
Use Contig. Perfectly safe. Will defrag everything on the drive that which you specify. See post #12
C:\Users\Adam\Desktop\Contig.exe c:\* /S

Had to do that to get it defragging
do not know what you mean.

Since you put contig on your desktop, then:
1. Go to an elevated command prompt:
2. run following command:
CD /D c:\Users\Adam\Desktop
3. run following command
Contig C:\* /s /q


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26 Aug 2012   #22
microbillgates

MS Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 

I did that it's coming along well
Nearly finished program files
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26 Aug 2012   #23
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

good.
After you gain confidence in contig, you will learn:
1. runs much faster with the /q option
2. immediately follow first defrag with another of the same drive. Runs very quickly and will reduce the fragmented count to 0 or close thereto.
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