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no c: in w7 defrag


iqs

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Hi, Just tried to defrag C: in W7,but the drive is not listed.The only drive avaialble is F,my backup drive. Computer management list the drive,and am currently running CHKDSK. Any thoughts please. Thanks

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Secret-Squirrel

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In the Disk Defragmenter window, click the "Configure Schedule" button. At the bottom of the new window that opens, click on "Select Disks" and tick drive C: if it's listed.

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sunnystaines

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try a 3rd party defrag to see if the problem persists.

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iqs

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Hi all, And thank you both for the help. C: is all ready listed and ticked.

I ran CHKDSK ,registry mechanic and even tried a repair install,not sure what worked,but the option to defrag C: is now available ?????

Strange,but now its fine.

Thanks again for the help

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PSF

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SSD,

Just a thought is your C drive a SSD, if it is Win 7 will not defrag the drive.

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iqs

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Hi, No its not a SSD,thanks

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