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Windows 7: The disk defragmenter successfully completed defragmentation on System

30 Sep 2015   #1
Dragonchaser

W7 Pro x64
 
 
The disk defragmenter successfully completed defragmentation on System

I have the following in Event Viewer > Windows Logs > Application:

The disk defragmenter successfully completed defragmentation on System Reserved

Event 258, Defrag

I found something on Microsoft's website:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2581021

And apparently I have defragmenter to run Weekly on the System Reserved partition. I didn't know. This is a more or less clean install of Windows 7 so I was a bit surprised.

Now I know how it got in my Event Viewer I'd like to ask if it's a good idea to leave it or disable it?


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02 Oct 2015   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hmm depends on how much you use the machienI suppose and as it is new it does seem a bit excessive to run it weekly at first but there again I don't run defrag that much because e most of my boot drives are SSd's.

You might be interested in this tutorial I run it on every install I do and it does make a difference. The part re defrag is point 12 Optimize Windows 7
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