How to Defragment Hard Drive in Windows 10 – Schedule Weekly
If you find difficult to search files quickly, this article will help you to fix the problem. In this article, I will talk about Hard Disk De-fragmentation utility that instruct our computer to organize all the files of hard disk that makes it easier to search files. Now the question is:
How to Defragment Hard Drive? and How to schedule it Daily/Weekly/Monthly?
How to Defragment Hard Drive?
Step-1: Go to Start > Control Panel > System and Security > Administrative Tools > and click on Computer Management.
Right click on My Computer/This PC and select Manage option to open computer management.
Step-2: Go to Storage under Computer Management > Select Disk Management option. Right click on the drive (like C: or D: drive) which you want to Defragment and click on Properties.
Step-3: Go to Tools Tab and click on Optimize. This will optimize and defragment your computer's drives and help it run more efficiently.
Step-4: Now select the drive and click on Optimize button to defragment and optimize the hard drive.
How to schedule it Daily/Weekly/Monthly?
Step-5: Here click on Change Settings button. A popup will appear to set the frequency and choose drives.
Step-6: You will get Daily, Weekly and Monthly frequency to defragment the hard drive. We recommend you to set either Weekly or Monthly as per your system need.
Step-7: Click on choose button to select the drives which you want to defragment. By default all the options are checked. You can select or deselect according to your system requirement.
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