system restore and defragmenting hard drive

  taffhughes 09:36 24 Oct 2004
Locked

Is it benificial to turn off system restore (XP) before defragmenting the hard drive or not

  GANDALF <|:-)> 09:38 24 Oct 2004

It will make no difference but I would leave it on in case you need it and forget to turn it back on. The files are locked in a separate area that cannot be accessed by most programmes.

G

  taffhughes 11:41 24 Oct 2004

thanks gandalf

I thought I ask

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

What is ransomware and how do I protect my PC from Petya?

Microsoft Surface Studio – the artist's hands-on review

Original iPhone review

Comment mettre à jour Kodi ?