Optimizing your drives can help your PC run smoother and boot up faster. To optimize them:

  1. Select the search bar on the taskbar and enter defrag.

  2. Select Defragment and Optimize Drives.

  3. Select the disk drive you want to optimize.

  4. Select the Optimize button.

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