If not get the portable version and load it onto a flash drive and run it with the Windows Updates selected as well as all the IE except Autocomplete and passwords, type sfc /scannow (note the space) (Let this run undisturbed until the window with the blue progress bar goes away)SFC - Which stands for System File Checker, retrieves the correct version using windows xp sp2 cd. Painful but it worked.Thanks to everyone for all the help.rivers Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Defrag by Birdman1890P / January 4, 2008 8:59 AM PST In reply to: check over here
Is this same as the kind of chkdsk you wanted me to run, or is it not as complete?Thanks!Log Name: ApplicationSource: Microsoft-Windows-WininitDate: 1/16/2010 1:36:25 PMEvent ID: 1001Task Category: NoneLevel: InformationKeywords: ClassicUser: Click OK, close all open programs, and repeat the steps above. You only have 10% free space which explains everything.Perhaps its time to consider a larger hard drive.Answers are only as good as the information you provide.How to properly post a question: I think it's free!
It is common that most users are inclined to use the disk cleaning up programs in the Windows, at the same time, you can also turn to certain more powerful defragmenter Fast and safe, with plenty of options. Once again, I am only USING 10%.... solved Can't Delete Partitions because OS is on it.
Type Y and hit OK or Enter. But there is a utility, PageDefrag by Sysinternals (Microsoft) that allows you to defragment all the system files. Works faster and better. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-performance/cant-run-defrag-because-chkdsk-f-is-scheduled-cant/28d858c6-3477-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5 but only used in this way:do an offline defrag first - no matter what it tells you to do.then do a quick defrag onlythen do a windows defrag.I find that the
Thanks to all for your replies. Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site. Can't defrag the damn thing. It's the optimum solution to fragmentation problems.
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I'll see you soon, and thank you! 0 Advertisements #11 MarshallO Posted 16 January 2010 - 05:38 PM MarshallO Member Topic Starter Member 31 posts Final statement before shutting down. check my blog Click on “OK” after choosing the preferred option. The first couple times I defragmented it, it did improve > slightly. Since all of this defragging business started due to a keyboard and video "lag" problem (which most people seem to think is caused by a "spike" in CPU usage and not Disk Still Fragmented After Defrag
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Cleaning up 274 unused index entries from index $SII of file 0x9.Cleaning up 274 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9.Cleaning up 274 unused security descriptors. 21037 data files by The Bob / January 3, 2008 2:49 PM PST In reply to: Can't defrag C drive Hi!Administrator mode:Go to your C:Right click on itPropertiesToolsScan ( the first one )check the This can aslo be used to delete all but your last restore point.
I also ran Hijackthis to get rid of missing files etc. In the past I've already partitioned and formatted the hard drive, and then I can't degf again. We will check the hard drive now and make sure it is in good working order.Go toStart and then to RunType in Chkdsk /r Note the space between k and /Click whatever...
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The first couple times I defragmented it, it did improve slightly.