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  1.    13 Jun 2016 #1
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    system defrag


    My Windows 10 SYSTEM is 15% fragmented and should be optimized. When I click on optimize it very quickly runs down the percentage numbers as though it's doing it's job. But then it settles again at 15%. I already tried a manual defrag command. That didn't help. All my other drives are perfect.
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  2.    13 Jun 2016 #2
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    Arnold, MD
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    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)

    Quote Originally Posted by coned1022 View Post
    My Windows 10 SYSTEM is 15% fragmented and should be optimized. When I click on optimize it very quickly runs down the percentage numbers as though it's doing it's job. But then it settles again at 15%. I already tried a manual defrag command. That didn't help. All my other drives are perfect.
    What type of drive is it? Make and model....
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  3.    13 Jun 2016 #3
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    windows 10 Home threshold2

    I have not been using the built-in disk defrag for years. So, I can't comment on it.

    I use Ausloics disk Defrag to do the job. It is a free program.
    http://www.auslogics.com/en/software/disk-defrag/

    Give it a try. See if you like it.
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  4.    13 Jun 2016 #4
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    Arnold, MD
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    Before changing the picture too much, it would be nice to know the hardware.

    Coned1022, what kind of drive is it? A screenshot of the Defrag screen would also be helpful.

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  5.    13 Jun 2016 #5
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    Poole Dorset UK
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    Windows 10 x64 Home Version(1709) Build16299.125

    Quote Originally Posted by davidhk View Post
    I have not been using the built-in disk defrag for years. So, I can't comment on it.

    I use Ausloics disk Defrag to do the job. It is a free program.
    http://www.auslogics.com/en/software/disk-defrag/


    Give it a try. See if you like it.
    Agree fully with you there
    So fast and does an excellent job
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  6.    13 Jun 2016 #6
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    Thread Starter

    My computer is an HP TouchSmart. System Type: 64-bit OS, x 64-based processor. If that's not what you wanted to know, please let me know where I can find that info
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  7.    13 Jun 2016 #7
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    Did the defrag using auslogics.com. Still have the same problem. Here is the print screen of the defrag screenClick image for larger version. 

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  8.    13 Jun 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by coned1022 View Post
    My computer is an HP TouchSmart. System Type: 64-bit OS, x 64-based processor. If that's not what you wanted to know, please let me know where I can find that info
    If you could take a screenshot of the screen where you are optimizing your disk drives and still see the 15%, that would be helpful. Follow these two tutorials on how to take a screenshot and how to post the picture here in your reply. Your screenshot should look similar to this:

    Click image for larger version. 

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  9.    13 Jun 2016 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by coned1022 View Post
    Did the defrag using auslogics.com. Still have the same problem. Here is the print screen of the defrag screenClick image for larger version. 

Name:	Capture.JPG 
Views:	3 
Size:	60.8 KB 
ID:	84941
    Ok, there's your answer. That is a reserved system partition. With no drive letter. It cannot be defragged. It's small, about 100MB. Just ignore it.
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  10.    13 Jun 2016 #10
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    Thank you for the Info. One less thing to worry about I guess. I still have some issues with this machine but I'll save them for another day. LOL!!!
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