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Windows 8.1 Disk usage in 100%

Probably, you’re wondering why your new computer is so slow with new operating system (Windows 8.1). If you think that your PC is too slow you’ve to check Task Manager, it will show you where is the problem in terms of performance (processor, RAM, disk, etc.).

Well, there are a lot of scenarios but one of the them is disk usage in 100%.  It seems that a lot of people experience this problem.

Task Manager - PerformanceI found in web that there are different solutions for  this problem. Let me show you a few of them.

1st option

You have to disable 2 Windows Services

Type in Search Charm “services”

Windows ServicesThen find the following services and disable them as show in the screenshot below

  1. Superfetch
  2. Windows Search

Superfetch2nd option

Type in Search Charm “services”. Then find “BITS (Background Intelligent Transfer Service)” and disable it. Also, type in Search Charm “Windows Update” and change Windows update to manual (recommended option is to set Windows automatic updates).

My personal recommendation is that you’ve to read carefully which of the mentioned options can help in your case.

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