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I'm about to format my computer to do a fresh install for the summer since I'll be using it a lot, college is over , and I would like to refresh some of my old programs.

For a new defragger, I was looking at Diskeeper 2011, Ultimate Defrag 3 and PerfectDisk 12 (11 for now, 12 coming in June 2011).

I would like some inputs from you guys. Price is not a problem.

Thanks
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Paying money for a defrag app is nothing but wasted money. The difference in performance between the better free ones and the ones you over pay for is so minimal that it simply isn't worth it.
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Paying money for a defrag app is nothing but wasted money. The difference in performance between the better free ones and the ones you over pay for is so minimal that it simply isn't worth it.
What if I don't pay ?
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post #5 of 17
The best paid defragger I've ever used is O&O Defrag. Works extremely well and has multiple defrag type options, including zone defragging.
post #6 of 17
I like Defraggler from Piriform. While you're at it might wanna get their CCleaner program as well. Both are excellent, free, and work.
    
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I like Defraggler from Piriform. While you're at it might wanna get their CCleaner program as well. Both are excellent, free, and work.
Those are exactly the one I was using. I was told to try the 3 mentioned above.
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post #8 of 17
Use windows' built in defragger, it does a great job. If not, save the money you'd be throwing to the companies and get an SSD .
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post #9 of 17
Defraggler is slow. I suggest Auslogics Defrag. Also free, faster, and just plain better than anything else out there right now, paid included.
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post #10 of 17
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Originally Posted by Blostorm View Post
Those are exactly the one I was using. I was told to try the 3 mentioned above.
Out of that lot, I prefer Diskeeper.
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