How To > Defragment hard disk to improve PC performance

Defragment hard disk to improve PC performance

Thursday, December 1, 2016

by Vivian

Follow @WiseCleaner
If the files on your hard drive get fragment, the computer has to spend much time retrieving them from all over the disk. There is no doubt that it is one of the reason that caused your PC slow down. To have your computer run more efficiently, you have no choice but to defragment your hard disk.
Wise Care 365
PC Cleaning and Speed up Tool
Clean registry and junk files from your PCs. Protect your privacy and make your PCs more secure. Provide a better option of optimizing and accelerating your computer!

When searching how to improve hard disk, we are always suggested to defragment the hard disk. Well, Defragmentation means to integrate the files which were split into small chunks and saved in different places in your computer. As a result, it can improve the speed of your PC. Here I will show you the easy steps to defragment your hard disk. 

Step 1: Open “Defragment and Optimize Drives” by searching.

defragment and optimize.png


Step 2: Select the hard drive you want to optimize and click “Analyze”. 

select hard drive to analyze.png


Step 3: And then please wait until it completes the analysis and displays the percentage of the fragmented files. 



Step 4: Click "Optimize" button to start defragmentation, but it will take a long time to do that.


start the defragmentation.png



Furthermore, windows can automatically run the optimization every week, but if you want to change it, here is how to do: 

Step 1: Click "change settings" button, and then choose Daily, Weekly or Monthly as you like.

change default settings of defragment.png


Step 2: Choose the drives you want to apply the new schedule.



For most people, the default Windows Disk Defragmenter will do enough job, but if you are not satisfied with its speed, I suggest you try to use Wise Care 365 which has the feature of "Disk Defrag". It can evaluate more files, make the optimization more visible, and faster.

Wise Care 365.png


Don’t stop here, in the new updated version of Wise Care 365, this feature of “Disk Defrag” has been improved especially for SSD. Wanna have a try?

comments powered by Disqus