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How to Avoid Getting 100% Disk Usage in Windows 8/8/1

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It is a common problem among Windows 8/8.1 users that the Disk usage get 100% at sometimes. Some might experience a system freeze that may long for a minute at that time. Here is the solution to this problem.


  1. 1
    Open Run window in Windows 8/8.1 by pressing and holding Windows key and Tapping the "R" button simultaneously.
  2. 2
    A Run window will open up.Type in "services.msc" in it and Press Enter.
  3. 3
    Now a Services window will open up showing the Services in a list View.Find the "Windows Search" int and Double Click it.
  4. 4
    A Dialog Window will come up.Under General tab change the Startup type to "Disabled".
  5. 5
    Similarly find the "Superfetch" entry and Disable it as you done in the above step.

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