Fragmentation Horror Story

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    Fragmentation Horror Story

    Due to a perfect storm of errors I had to do a clean install of windows 10 yesterday, though I noticed after reinstalling everything my computer was acting rather sluggish. I ran auslogics DiskDefrag and found that my hard drive was 24% fragmented and it got me wondering.

    What's the worst case of hard drive fragmentation you've had to deal with?
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    I haven't defragged a hard drive manually in many years. The automated runs by MS have proven more than sufficient with fast modern hard drives.
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    It turns out I had quite a bit of fragmentation, Click image for larger version. 

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    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM

    I defrag once a month on my Caviar Blacks, both of my OS are on SSDs so no need there.
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