Disk Defragmenter

  Jimmy14 17:05 19 Feb 06

HI, I try to run disk defragmenter on my windows xp laptop and it analyses fine but when it starts to defragment it stays at 1% saying beside it compacting files and no matter how long I leave it, it wont budge. Can anyone help please as I would be grateful

  stylehurst 17:18 19 Feb 06

Try starting the PC in Safe Mode & running defrag.

  Jimmy14 17:19 19 Feb 06

ok thanks but does that mean every time i want to defrag my computer i have to do it in safe mode

  GANDALF <|:-)> 17:36 19 Feb 06

Use this small programme which will close all unnecessary running apps. Then defrag........click here


  rawprawn 18:35 19 Feb 06

click here
Try this nice little defragmenter program

  Stuartli 22:44 19 Feb 06

You've probably got a screensaver set to operate after a certain time or the HDD to switch off - change the timings if this is the case or move the mouse every five minutes or so.

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