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Windows 7: Disk Defragmenter Question.

02 Feb 2016   #1
stanalm1

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Disk Defragmenter Question.

In an effort to resolve slow speed problems I opened Disk Defragmenter window which states that " Only Disks Shown Can Be Defragmented", however, four disks are shown including "System" which is 35% fragmented. Can this disk be defragmented? If so, How? Incidentally Disk "C" is only 3% fragmented.


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02 Feb 2016   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Welcome.

The System Reserved "disk" does not need to be defragmented. It does not effect performance in any way. It may contain files in fixed positions and that is why it shows as fragmented.
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02 Feb 2016   #3
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

You can and should defragment any hard drives you have, they say not to defrag any ssd`s.

Why is your system reserved partition showing up in Disk Defragmenter ? (if it is)

It doesn`t have a letter does it ?

Post a shot of Disk Management.
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