Windows 10 users who experience issues such as slow response time may look into their Task Manager for guidance. Task Manager provides you with a wealth of information regarding the processes that are currently running on your machine.

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Way 5: Stop the Superfetch Service

Another Windows 10 feature that can cause problems is the Windows Superfetch service. You can disable this service temporarily in a similar fashion to lớn Windows search with the command: net.exe pháo stop superfetch.


To disable the service permanently, use the same procedure as for disabling Windows search.

Way 6: Change Energy Options from Balanced to High Performance

This change of energy settings seems to have sầu worked for a number of users who have experienced 100% disk usage on Windows 10. Use this procedure:


Go to Power Options > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings.Select the High-performance option from the drop-down box và make sure all plan settings are set khổng lồ their defaults.

Way 7: Temporarily Turn Off Your Antivirut Software

Another step to lớn take when investigating the cause behind your Windows 10 100% disk usage problem is khổng lồ turn off your antivirus software temporarily. See if this improves your disk usage. If so, you may want lớn consider changing antivi khuẩn packages. Even Windows Defender can cause problems by increasing I/O và network usage which might lead to lớn high disk usage.

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Way 8: Remix Virtual Memory in Windows 10

Virtual memory treats your disk as if it is RAM và uses it lớn swap out temporary files when it runs out of actual RAM. Errors in the pagetệp tin.sys can cause 100% disk usage on your Windows 10 machine. The remedy lớn this problem is lớn reset your virtual memory settings.

Follow these steps to lớn remix your virtual memory:

In your computer’s “System Properties” you need to lớn click on “Advanced system settings”.
Cliông chồng “Settings” in the Performance section.
Select the “Advanced” tab and cliông chồng the “Change” button.
Make sure the box titled “Automatically manage paging file size” is checked.
You can also choose “No paging file”, Press OK and then reboot. This will inhibit the use of virtual memory và may improve your system’s disk performance.

Way 9: Run Chechồng Disk

A check disk can show you if there are any physical problems with your hard drive sầu. Usually, a high disk usage indicates that there is an application or logical issue driving the disk usage, but it is worth your time khổng lồ rule out any physical damage. Run check disk và note its results.

Way 10: Change Settings in Google Chrome & Skype

Some users have sầu reported that making these changes to your Google Chrome và Skype settings can have a beneficial effect on your disk usage.

For Chrome, make this change:


Settings -> Show advanced settings.Under Privacy section, unkiểm tra the “Use a prediction service khổng lồ load pages more quickly” option.You should also try disabling Flash in Google Chrome.

To update your Skype settings use this procedure:

To start Skype for Windows 10, select the Start thực đơn from the bottom left of your screen. In the list of available applications, scroll down lớn Skype for Windows 10 and clichồng lớn open it.Select the Security tab & cliông chồng on the Edit option.In the menu of “Groups or Usernames” select “ALL APPLICATION PACKAGES”. Cheông chồng the Write option khổng lồ select Allow which lets Skype write to lớn your disk.Press OK.