http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/99a5f84197ae4781b327a60d001eb172/DefragTools163.mp4 In this episode of Defrag Tools, Chad Beeder and Andrew Richards discuss Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) files. We first dive into what a VHD is, how you can boot from a VHD by configuring bcdedit settings, and we see how they look in Disk Management. We then use Sysinternals Disk2VHD – a quick and… Read More


http://ch9northcentralus.blob.core.windows.net/mfupload/b9910d38ed7b4cfea9c7a5b10143e35b/DefragTools155.mp4 In this episode of Defrag Tools, Chad Beeder and Sylvain Goyette discuss how to analyze and optimize Windows boot performance, using tools available in the Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK). Timeline: [00:00] Introductions and overview[01:31] In-box feature: Task Manager Startup tab will show estimated startup impact of various processes and let you disable them[02:10]… Read More