The Windows version of a Time-Turner

How does running defrag.exe improve system performance?

A) Consolidates pieces of files on a hard drive

B) Compresses system memory

C) Moves smaller files to the inside tracks of a hard drive

D) Moves files into protected memory areas

E) Separates large files into smaller pieces

F) It slows down time to make everything else seem faster

The answer: A) Consolidates pieces of files on a hard drive

Disk defragmentation moves fragmented files on a hard drive to create contiguous files. It’s faster for a hard drive to retrieve a file from one area on a drive than from many separate locations.

Want to know more? Watch “Preventive Maintenance Tools.”

If you want to maintain the uptime of your systems, you’ll want to use the best preventive maintenance tools. In this video, you’ll learn of built-in maintenance tools that you can use to keep your computer running.

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