Defragmentation of hard drive is one of the oldest tweak to speed up PCs and and it still works brilliantly. There are many free disk defragmentation tools and FixBee is one such defragmentation tool.
Two of its main features are :
- Cleaning junk files from hard drives.
- Defragment hard drive.
The software will install Searchqu Toolbar by default, but if you choose Custom Installation then this can be avoided by unchecking the options. The interface of the program is easy to use, first go to Settings to include the drives for cleaning, to select the mode of cleaning (Recycle Bin, Permanent) and to use the Schedule function.
To keep your PC running smoothly, FixBee provides automated maintenance so you don’t even have to worry about remembering to defragment your computer!
Before defragmenting hard drive, it is wise to clean junk files; the in-built System CleanUp option can help in this direction, so click on it and hit the Start Scan Now button.
Now when the cleaning is performed then defrag the hard drive can start, this will take a while to finish and the progress bar will guide to the end. The operation includes two steps;
In the first step, it will analyze selected hard drive with result shown as follow:
- Your Current Optimization Score (Higher is better).
- Largest Contiguous Free Space (Higher is better).
- Number of Non Optimized Files Found.
- Optimization Recommended YES/NO.
The second step is the defragmentation itself. Based upon the recommendation in the first step, user can decide to start defragmentation or not to perform. Defragmentation can also be stopped to resume later, the progress bar will give real time view on Now Optimizing. The defragmentation time will depend on the hard drive size, fragmented files etc,. At the end a small report will be shown within the interface or as web page when clicked on Detailed report.
As you can see FixBee is simple. Novices will find it easy to use, but advanced users would like more options available in the defrag engine. If you are looking for a free defragment software then give it a try.
Download : FixBee (Web Installer)