What will happen if i defrag my storage drive Tags: Hard Drives Defragment Storage Last response: November 26, 2012 3:49 PM in Storage Share xJarrodx November 26, 2012 1:23:16 PM Hello, Just Wondering Will It Do Anything To My Songs Videos And Pictures If I Defrag My Storage Drive As It Says It Needs To Be Done More about : happen defrag storage drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to xJarrodx Register or log in to remove RealBeast Storage Expert November 26, 2012 3:49:02 PM No, defragging just moves the file parts into better proximity, it will copy the various parts located all over and will not change the files. Always best to have backup though in case the defrag process is unintentionally interrupted. | Report abuse Reply to RealBeast Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>What will happen if i defrag my storage drive> Related ressources: ForumDefrag SSD ? Forumdefrag 'fix' for win98 on large drives ForumWhat will happen if i compress a drive to disk space? ForumBest Defrag ? ForumBest defrag for gamers? ForumRaid 0 and defrag Forumdefrag reformatted my hd? ForumHow to Clean SSD Drive after Speed Test/ Defrag ForumDefraging computer get message that i have 9% memory only what happens now? Forumability to defrag and format ForumWhen you format a external used for storage drive what happens ForumDefrag = hard drive failure? if your handy with SMART data,please read ForumIntel SRT - To defrag or not to defrag ForumWhat happens when you RAID 24 SSD Hard Disks !!!!! ForumDefrag worthwhile on NTFS drive ? ForumDefrag help !! defrag runs fine but doesnt defrag the drive ForumDefrag made my hard drive MORE full! ForumWhat Happens When a Storage Drive Fails ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure ForumUsing a third Drive! More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !