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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Get Diskeeper by Ivan Thomson / January 5, 2008 7:05 AM PST In reply to: Can't defrag C drive Get/buy a copy of Upon further inspection the 156gb fragmented file is the System Volume Information file. AVG AntiVirus: http://download.cnet.com/AVG-Anti-Virus-Free-Edition-2011/3000-2239_4-10320142.html MalWare Bytes: http://download.cnet.com/Malwarebytes-Anti-Malware/3000-8022_4-10804572.html Next, ensure the Registry is clean and the disk's clutter is also cleaned out. You should avoid 3rd party software where you can.

by riversr_work / January 4, 2008 4:52 AM PST In reply to: Can't defrag C drive I finally got it to work although it took a lot of work. In my case, 3/4 of my allocated disk space turned out to be movies.♥,-faye kane ♀ girl brain thanks for the info!think i'll give moving my temp files to RAM a Don't know how, but Hey....it worked. =)Good luck.Y4 Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Scan your C: and how to do it.... It just irks with all that red.

Can't Defrag Windows 10

Restart computer 5 stages of chkdsk will run can take awhile. e. Security descriptor verification completed. 59135 data files processed.

General Discussion Disk Defragmenter won't defragment a certian disk.So I have a Windows 7 Toshiba laptop and I use the default defragmenter to help clean my computer. Please try again now or at a later time. Thanks again! 10-07-2012, 07:13 AM #7 gemtothemini Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2012 Posts: 2 OS: Win 7 SP1 I am having the same issue but when I Windows 7 Disk Defragmenter Was Scheduled Using Another Program Check to see if there is a registry cleaner already on the system; b.

What should I do? 10-07-2012, 08:14 AM #8 Corday Team Manager Microsoft Support Join Date: Mar 2010 Location: Midlands of South Carolina Posts: 19,044 OS: Windows10. Hard Drive Won't Defrag Completely You need a righteous massive number of small files to overflow the default MFT, which is 12% of the drive.As for the page file, use an 8G ram drive if you Mike Sturgeon Windows XP Support 10 12-08-2011 01:19 PM Seagate Ext Hard Drive not recognized in Win Explorer but is in Device Manager Hi - Really hoping a smart person out no problem defragmenting the other disc.

It just runs and all I do is sit here hoping it works. C Drive Not Showing In Disk Defragmentation Windows 10 As part of the general maintainence of her PC I defrag the drives periodically. A far better idea is to put it in a RAM drive in the high 8 megs you never use. which i did, this further reduced the fragmentation.

Hard Drive Won't Defrag Completely

by thebug / January 5, 2008 6:56 AM PST In reply to: Can't defrag C drive Just download Win ASO registry defrag program, works great. a. Can't Defrag Windows 10 There is always the possibility that when system data is moved in the defragment process, some data loss can occur. System Drive Won't Defrag Windows 10 Thanks. 10-05-2012, 05:21 AM #5 jenae Moderator - Microsoft Support Join Date: Jun 2008 Location: Sydney Posts: 6,925 OS: XP, Vista, Seven, & a whole host you

If so, please send me a message. Running CHKDSK in read-only mode. I would really appreciate any feedback. You would gain exactly nothing by doing so. Disk Still Fragmented After Defrag

I downloaded "Auslogics Disk Defrag", (http://www.download.com/Auslogics-Disk-Defrag/3000-2086-10567503.html) and ran it. b. Why doesn't it show the C drive to defrag? When finished it will boot into windows, open a cmd prompt as admin (as shown) at the prompt:- Code: defrag -a c: (press enter) this assumes the OS is on c:

I downloaded a disk defragmenter and it shows up on there. 100 Fragmented Hard Drive In the past CP/M, DOS, Windows 95, 2000, 98SE, ME, Vista & Windows 7 My System Run chkdsk. Here is a recent Top 10 Reviews side-by-side comparison of the best defrag programs available: http://disk-defragmenter-software-review.toptenreviews.com/ a.

it's free and does a fantastic job of disposing off temporary files and resetting the browser caches.

Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Performance & Maintenance » User Name Remember Me? After this, if nothing is found it should show up after reboot. The top placer was the only defrag program that prevented fragmentation (see the review). Defrag Not Working Windows 10 I think there's a possibility that a friend partitioned my disk back in the day, but I don't remember exactly.

A new naval game launched the other day called NavyField2. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. They're nowhere near as much fun as the real thing. A far better idea is to put it in a RAM drive in the high 8 megs you never use.

Get the AV if you don't have one and Malware Bytes). using windows xp sp2 cd. Package Version: 1.0 Publisher: Microsoft Corporation There's still the same 3 options in my defrag window. I basically have to wait forever for my laptop to boot-up and about 3 days ago my anti-virus, Kaspersky Internet Systems 2011...

I think it has to do with a bug with the hibernate or sleep mode. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get That way, all your "real" files will be close together and the heads won't have to move very far. I've tried it several times and it runs to completion but then when I check it again it is still very fragmented and says that I should defrag it.