Windows Check Disk

  ianb1873 15:40 19 Jun 04

Every time I start up Windows (XP) runs check disk. If I try & run Disk Defragment Windows says the "Chkdsk is scheduled to run" & it won't start disc defragment. Even when I run check disc it still won't let me run disc defragment. Is there any way of stopping Windows running check disc at startup?

  Stuartli 16:20 19 Jun 04

These might help:

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  ianb1873 19:19 19 Jun 04

That works thanks!

Still won't let me run disk defragment though.

Says that chkdsk is scheduled to run.

  Stuartli 13:46 20 Jun 04

Are you logged on as the Administrator?

You could try the Command line approach. Key in Defragmenter into Help and Support and follow the guidance from Using Disk Defragmenter.

  ianb1873 15:17 20 Jun 04

I'm logged on as the administrator.

Tried the command line prompt & it still won't work.

  VoG II 15:29 20 Jun 04

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