Earth said:MrX, Does Windows Defrag in Windows 8, differ from Windows 7, or basically the same product?
More On: http://www.thewindowsclub.com/disk-defragmentor-storage-optimizer-windows-8In Windows 8, the humble defragmentation tool has evolved to carry on other roles, apart from its disk defragmentation role. While in Windows 7 and Windows Vista, the disk defragmentation tool did improve, it still continued to only defragment the fragmented files and data. In Windows 8 however, additionally, it optimizes your storage in Thinly Provisioned environments – using Storage Optimizer. The Defragment tool in now called Defragment and Optimize Tool in Windows 8, and includes the Storage Optimizer.