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Best free/paid defrag tool?

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I've been using auslogics Disk defrag with the option to move the most used files to the front and I must say it works pretty well but would like to know if there's anything better I should try?
post #2 of 17
Auslogics Disk defrag get's my vote. I'd keep on keepin' on man....
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I use ultimate defrag from disktrix, does the job well.
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Defraggler by Piriform is the one I've always used; seems fast and does the job.
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Auslogics with the "optimize" option you spoke of has been my go to software maintenance - along with a healthy filing system, an attempt to keep operating HDD used capacity below 50-60% and storage drives below 75%, a bi-daily running of CCleaner, weekly Windows "clean-up" and Avast in gaming-mode ("silent" mode - I never touch it) running in the background ... and all drivers and windows updates up to date - keeping everything running tip top.
Edited by willibj - 1/25/12 at 1:22pm
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post #7 of 17
I just use MyDefrag http://www.mydefrag.com it's quick and easy, visual so you can see what's happening, and free.

*Edit forgot URL
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JKDefrag > PuranDefrag > MyDefrag > everything else.
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I use IOBit smart defrag, but have used Auslogic's as well. I'll probably go back to Auslogic as I don't like what IOBit has done with the place.
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