Still unable to Defrag my system

By Dave H
Jan 22, 2006
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  1. Thanks for the info so far but my system still will not defrag even in Safe Mode it still stops at 10% and then restats with drivers changed restarting. Any other ideas Aol states I must try to defrag for some reason LOL
  2. Peddant

    Peddant Newcomer, in training Posts: 1,644

  3. mastronaut

    mastronaut TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 185

    I agree with Peddant, DUMP THE AOL! I would also make sure there are no programs running in the backround while defragging. Ctrl-Alt-Delete to Task Manager see what's running and close. I would also exit out of any anti-virus program as well. I have had much success following these parameters.
    Good Luck!
  4. KingCody

    KingCody TechSpot Guru Posts: 1,568   +7

    You already asked this question in another thread Don't create another thread for the same problem, next time keep posting in the same thread.

    And I agree with the previous replies, get rid of AOL, it makes your computer run like crap
  5. LipsOfVenom

    LipsOfVenom Newcomer, in training Posts: 256

    I had the same problem..the defrag would stop at 10%, but I was running Windows 98....all I did to fix it was get a third party defrag program
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