Do not allow compression on all NTFS volumes

Compression can add to the processing overhead of filesystem operations. Enabling this setting will prevent access to and creation of compressed files.


Supported on: At least Windows 7
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSystem\CurrentControlSet\Policies
Value NameNtfsDisableCompression
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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