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Friday, September 16, 2011

Running Disk Cleanup And Disk Defragmenter


Disk Cleanup
The Disk Cleanup tool helps you free up space on your hard disk by searching your disk for files that you can safely delete.

>Click Start
>Select All Programs
>Select Accessories
>System Tools
>Then Click Disk Cleanup
>The Disk Cleanup window will appear, you may do any of the following:

*Remove Temporary Internet Files
*Remove downloaded program files. For example, ActiveX controls and Java applets that are downloaded from the Internet
*Empty the Recycle Bin
*Remove Windows temporary files
*Remove optional Windows components that you are not using
*Remove installed programs that you no longer use

Disk Defragmenter
Disk Defragmenter is a Windows utility that consolidates fragmented files and folders on your computer's hard disk so that each occupies a single space on the disk. With your files stored neatly end to end, without fragmentation, reading and writing to the disk speeds up.

>Open My Computer
>Right-click the local disk volume that you want to defragment, and Then Click
>On the Tools Tab, Click Defragment Now
>Click Defragment

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