View Full Version : De-fraggin a HD
06-08-2005, 05:01 PM
what exactly does this do and what is the purpose?? How do you defrag a computer... is it healthy?? I am curious... school me please.. thanks.
06-08-2005, 05:06 PM
It free's up space....like when u delete stuff there is a space there and de-fragging will find all those "spaces" and make them available.....I actually de-fragged my laptop two days ago...Its totally healthy!! Hope that helped some!! :D
(All this coming from a 15 year old...boy do I feel special!!! :stunned: )
06-08-2005, 05:16 PM
yes... but HOW do you defrag???
06-08-2005, 05:24 PM
Oh U go to ur Control Panel, then go to Performance and Maitnenance, then one of the "tasks" should say "Free up in your Hard Disk".....this all assuming u have Windows....... :stunned: :confused: :D
06-08-2005, 05:42 PM
yup.. I have windows... but will it get rid of stuff I havent used?? What exactly does it do.. compress things?? i dont want to lose all 7GB of Interpol stuff I have!! :stunned: :embarrased:
06-08-2005, 08:09 PM
OH GOD NO!!! It didnt get rid of any of my Coldplay stuff......here's a website that says stuff about defragging...it might help alot!! http://ask-leo.com/what_is_defragging_and_why_should_i_do_it.html :D
06-08-2005, 08:28 PM
It does exactly what *Coldplay Lover* already says
It improves loading times too :D
06-08-2005, 11:37 PM
ok.. I shall try... so you promise it wont get rid of anything I need... right?? :embarrased:
07-08-2005, 05:43 AM
Right!! I just asked my bro and he's into computers and he said it wont get rid of anything!!! :D :dozey:
07-08-2005, 04:14 PM
Excellent!! thanks ! :kiss:
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