Defrag wont schedule

  Vale46 23:34 18 Jan 09

Hi all,

I want to make my defrag run on a shedule as recomended, so i set it to do this at 4pm everyday so when i get in from work my pc is at its optimum for me to start my hobbly of 3D modeling with 3DsMAX

Trouble is even though this is set, it tells me that the next schedule run is set to never, and sure enough if i sit and watch it at 4pm nothing happens !!??? unless i manually start it, so whats the point in setting the schedule ?

How can i automate this ?

Thanks for any ideas,


  ambra4 23:49 18 Jan 09

What Defrag program are you using?

  maghemite 13:28 19 Jan 09

If you want to automate the defrag process, the best option is Diskeeper 2009. It's not free, but it defrags faster than other utilities I've tried and you have the option of either leaving it in full automatic defrag mode, or specifying a time window when it should run. Works great either way.

  GaT7 13:36 19 Jan 09

Defragging everyday seems a bit excessive to me. Once a week or less would be recommended.

Try the excellent, free JKDefrag click here. G

  2win 16:22 19 Jan 09

You can google for demo versions of third party automatic defragmentersand decide what works best for you.

  Vale46 18:04 19 Jan 09

Thanks for all your help but i sorted it with the help of joeten from another site,

regards, Vale.

[url]click here[/url]

  ambra4 18:40 19 Jan 09

Tick the box and click resolved

  Sea Urchin 19:01 19 Jan 09

I see you had your answer from joeten at 5.29pm yesterday, and then posted the same question here at 11.34pm

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