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My SSD (128 GB ) is filled up with 45 DFoptimize.bin files, with all the same filesize (1,048 GB ).

Has this anything to do with Defraggler? Shoul I delete this files without any risk?

Tried to find an answer but till now.. nothing yet.

Speed of the SSD is going down, and there is a lack of space. Who helps?

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hello jimextra :)

 

the answer can I leave only professionals,

 

--> but another point:  please dont defrag your ssd... that is unnecessary, given the speed and access times.

 

http://forum.piriform.com/index.php?showtopic=40605&hl=ssd*&do=findComment&comment=246865

 

 

 

for not unintentionally SSD to defragment, disable the option to show your SSD in Defraggler ...

 

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Not only unnecessary, but could shorten the drive's life drastically.

 

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DON'T JUST CLEAN EVERYTHING THAT'S CHECKED OFF.

Do your Registry Cleaning in small bits (at the very least Check-mark by Check-mark)

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hello jimextra :)

 

the answer can I leave only professionals,

 

--> but another point:  please dont defrag your ssd... that is unnecessary, given the speed and access times.

 

http://forum.piriform.com/index.php?showtopic=40605&hl=ssd*&do=findComment&comment=246865

 

 

 

for not unintentionally SSD to defragment, disable the option to show your SSD in Defraggler ...

 

7b1117-1434135577.jpg

 

 

I got the same problem too and may I ask can I delete DFoptimize.bin files? I got only 4mb space left because of those files :(

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- When did you use Defraggler for the last time ? Compare that with the dates & times when these files were created.

- Run Defraggler another time. Does it create more of those files (look at time & date created &  modified).

- Run Piriform's CCleaner to delete a bunch of files.

System setup: http://speccy.piriform.com/results/gcNzIPEjEb0B2khOOBVCHPc

 

A discussion always stimulates the braincells !!!

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I got the same problem too and may I ask can I delete DFoptimize.bin files? I got only 4mb space left because of those files :(

 

i wonder why no one was able to make a statement. i personally had no such case when using Defraggler but i dont use defrag free space and I seem to remember having read something already in our forum related with "defrag freespace" and this *.bin -files created from defraggler... but I dont remember the forum title ...

 

have you used "defrag freespace"?

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Es ist möglich, keine Fehler zu machen und dennoch zu verlieren. Das ist kein Zeichen von Schwäche. Das ist das Leben -> "Picard"

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Does it create more of those files (look at time & date created &  modified)

 

it will probably be no new files, his disk is full...

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Ccleaner-->System-Requirements; Ccleaner FAQ´s; Ccleaner builds; Scheduling Ccleaner Free

 

Es ist möglich, keine Fehler zu machen und dennoch zu verlieren. Das ist kein Zeichen von Schwäche. Das ist das Leben -> "Picard"

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Es ist möglich, keine Fehler zu machen und dennoch zu verlieren. Das ist kein Zeichen von Schwäche. Das ist das Leben -> "Picard"

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I know it's an old post but I figure I will chime in as I just had similar problem and found a solution. 

I ran Defraggler on my SSD which had around 150 GBS free space. I set it to 'Optimize' and progress reached 74% and computer froze but on the screen I noticed that I had 19GB free space - which I understood it was going to happen during this process. After hard reboot I still had only 19 GBs of free space and over 100 of DFOptimize_xx.bin files on the root of my C drive. I tried different things I found online including this thread but free space didn't increase. So I started deleting them few at the time after I backed them up to another drive. After delete I rebooted and emptied trash. Repeated process few more times and all seemed to be working fine. So I just deleted all those files, emptied trash and reboot. All is still fine. So in a nutshell I could just delete all those files manually without a problem. When you delete it prompts saying that you need administrative permission to delete. so you confirm and done. 

I hope this was helpful.

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I'm defragging an external ssd drive and it takes days and days to do this i have another ssd external drive it takes an hour or 2 same company made the disks although one is 4tb and the other is 1tb 

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I was defragging my HD and the computer simply froze. After a couple of hard boots I finally found out a had suddnly run out of space in my drive. I had 465 DF_Optimizer#.bin files. I'm copying them to an external drive to delete them safely, and I'll never user defrag again!! 

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