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Windows 7: Windows 7 HP (OEM) Help & Support Question

23 Jan 2012   #1
bej

Windows 7 Home Pro SP1 64bit
 
 
Windows 7 HP (OEM) Help & Support Question

I did a "Help & Support" search for "Superfetch" and came up with something to do with IE. Did a search for "Prefetch" and got a correct answer.
However, in "services" (services.msc), there is no "Prefetch" service, but there is a
"Superfetch" service. Am I missing something ??
Just a curious question, again.


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27 Jan 2012   #2
Neutron16

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)
 
 

Prefetching functions are handled by a different Windows component.

Although, "killing" Superfetch service will prevent system from creating the ".pf" files necessary for the Prefetching function.

You can read more about the whole business here.
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