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Windows 7: Optimize Drives

07 Mar 2013   #1
Julius Ceazar

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Optimize Drives

what does it mean ?


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07 Mar 2013   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Julius,

Are you referring to Windows 8?

If so, then it just to defrag a HDD or trim a SSD.

Optimize Drives - Defrag HDD and TRIM SSD in Windows 8

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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07 Mar 2013   #3
indianacarnie

 

Some third party programs, defraggers especially, will "optimize" a disk/drive by moving your most used programs/app.'s to the outside rim of the drive. It spins faster there than more inward. Obviously it doesn't apply to a ssd, but I have noticed a difference on a spinner.
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