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#907820 - 08/14/13 02:47 PM CCleaner Prefetch data?
gamenut Offline
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Should I check the ' prefetch data' box? Would it be a disaster?

#907824 - 08/14/13 03:00 PM Re: CCleaner Prefetch data? [Re: gamenut]
Jenny100 Offline
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It won't hurt anything if you check it, but I wouldn't bother.
Your computer will automatically replace anything that's needed. Prefetch amounts to what your computer thinks you're going to use next.

Here's what Microsoft says about it

And here's what the Wiki says

So it may help speed startup, but isn't critical.


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