Solved-Fix Disk 100% Usage In Windows 8

Posted by Britt Duncan - January 25, 2015

There are times when your PC turns extremely slow and you cannot even launch a single program. When you open up task manager, disk occupation soars up to 100%. What’s going on? How can you fix this? This post details a step-by-step fix for you.

 

 

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Right click on task bar and select Task Manager. Move to Startup Tab.

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Right click on every unnecessary startup task or program and select Disable.

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Go back to desktop, press Win + R keys together to open RUN and type services.msc in the blank box. Click OK.

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There will be a list of programs that use up disk space. Go through the list and locate items that you don’t feel like necessary to launch automatically. Right click on the item/items and select Properties.

 

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The properties box will show up, change the startup type from Automatic to Manual and click Apply. Also, set the Service status as Stop.

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Find out every similar items and go through the same step one by one. At the end, restart the PC to take effect the change and have a check. That’s it.




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