Translation of defragment in Spanish:


desfragmentar, v.

Pronunciation /ˌdifræɡˈmɛnt//ˌdiːfraɡˈmɛnt/

transitive verb


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    • Choose the disk you want to defragment and expect to let the program run for several hours.
    • Also disable the screen saver while the disk is defragmenting as it will cause the process to interrupt and re-start.
    • You can choose which drives to defragment and whether to shut-down or reboot Windows once the deed is done.
    • Another thing to bear in mind is that if programs are installed and uninstalled regularly then the hard disk will rapidly become fragmented, so it is a good idea to defragment the drive.
    • With today's large and fast hard drives and more efficient operating systems, one maintenance task that's no longer as necessary is disk defragmenting.