Windows 7 machine maintenance

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Active Directory 2008
Defragmentation
Microsoft Windows 7
Windows management
What maintenance needs to be run on Windows 7 machines? We have 200 machines running on a 2008 AD network. What tasks should we be running? Do we need to defragment and check disk?

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Windows 7

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Those tasks are taken care of by windows 7 from out of the box installation. I would sugguest doing daily or weekly backups either on the files or the whole computer. external drives are cheap enough now. Have the computers turn on couple hours before your run a automate a full system backup before they come in.

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