disabling file and folder compression Tags: NTFS Storage Compression Hard Drives Last response: October 6, 2013 6:57 PM in Storage Share mattip October 6, 2013 6:54:27 PM I recently formatted my internal hard drive ntfs and enabled file and folder compression. Does this slow things down? How can I turn it off. Will I have to reformat the drive? More about : disabling file folder compression memadmax a b G Storage October 6, 2013 6:57:48 PM It slows things a little. No, you won't have to reformat. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Enabling NTFS file/folder compression Forum How can I modify a file in a compressed folder? Forum why is a compressed folder counted as a file Forum SolvedFile compression and hard drive stability Forum SolvedNTFS file compression on SSD nowadays Forum Solveddisabling page file Forum How do I find out the details (bits / compression) on a TGA (Targa) image file? Forum After file compression my laptop will not start up anymore! Forum SolvedHow do I re-edit a file I created in a Read-Only folder? Forum SolvedCan't save my hosts file in System32 folder. Forum SolvedSolid State and Disabling Page File Forum Solvedinstalled my OS in the SSD, now i want my Hard drive to be main storage? missing program file folder Forum SolvedHandbrake instead of compressing the file it makes it bigger? Forum SolvedFolder / File attributes Forum SolvedRandom Notepad File Appearing in User Folder Forum SolvedAccess denied for file and folder Forum Solvedi i m not able to extract any compressed file Forum Is there .zip and .rar file opener that looks like the windows folder style? Forum Folder name in file pathway constantly changes Forum SolvedHow do you search for a miles file or folder with windows 8 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !