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Windows 7: Should I defrag manually or not

20 Jan 2013   #11
scr

1. Windows 7 Home Premium sp1 - 64bit 2. Windows 7 Pro sp1 - 64bit
 
 

Will defrag programs, other then the windows standard, remove the restore points?

I seem to recall this issue and recently defraged with Auslogics, the restore points were gone.


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20 Jan 2013   #12
gigagiggles

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

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Will defrag programs, other then the windows standard, remove the restore points?

I seem to recall this issue and recently defraged with Auslogics, the restore points were gone
I use Auslogics and normally defrag daily just to see my red(fragmented) files turn blue(defragged).

After a fiasco with a hard drive 10 days ago, I stopped and a few days later, all but one restore points were gone. Cause unknown.

I updated Auslogics yesterday and defragged with no loss of restore points.
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21 Jan 2013   #13
scr

1. Windows 7 Home Premium sp1 - 64bit 2. Windows 7 Pro sp1 - 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gigagiggles View Post
Quote:
Will defrag programs, other then the windows standard, remove the restore points?

I seem to recall this issue and recently defraged with Auslogics, the restore points were gone
I use Auslogics and normally defrag daily just to see my red(fragmented) files turn blue(defragged).

After a fiasco with a hard drive 10 days ago, I stopped and a few days later, all but one restore points were gone. Cause unknown.

I updated Auslogics yesterday and defragged with no loss of restore points.
Thanks for the reply,

Based On your experience I gave Auslogics another try and my restore points remain.

Obviously it was not Auslogics and like you I have to say the loss of them the other day was "Cause Unknown".

Being one who makes a lot of mistakes I rely heavily on my backups and restore points. Thanks again for giving me the courage to try the program again.
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