MFT defrag help please!

Discussion in 'backup, imaging & disk mgmt' started by cet, Feb 23, 2009.

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  1. cet
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    cet Registered Member

    I am using the Ultimate Defrag Free Edition for normal defrag once a week.I also would like to defrag the MFT.But I am reading some posts about how problematic the boot time defrags are.
    My question is:Is it safe to use the MFT defrag in the free version(1.72) of ultimate defrag.If it is safe to use; should I check the ''respect layout.ini.''
    I also have the Paragon Hard Disk Manager 8.5 Special Edition.It also has MFT defrag option.Is it safe ?
    Which one should I use?How often do I have to defrag the MFT? Thanks in advance.
    I had used page defrag from Sysinternals.com before,but I know it does not defrag the MFT.
  2. Huupi
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    Huupi Registered Member

    I don't bootdefrag in UD instead use Perfectdisk 2008 for it,if yo don't have it,can also use free pagedefrag from sysinternals.
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