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Author Topic: Why Disc defragmenter locks at 53% defrag. & stating end of disc drive?  (Read 1306 times)

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beanodino1

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     PC system/ 98' dell dimension L400c  desktop/  intel quantum  fireball 4oomhz  processor/4GB hard driveC/ win 98'se  :  Disc defragmenter locks at 53% & the processor continues to run on with no other changes of operation?  The disc  defrag. "show details" shows that at" locked" 53% run status that the D.F. program is at the end of the  hard drive: C!!??  Also, having alot of program error's popping up & stating closing program now posts! 

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    Re: Why Disc defragmenter locks at 53% defrag. & stating end of disc drive?
    « Reply #1 on: August 28, 2008, 02:02:39 PM »
    DLoad the drive manuf. diagnostics from their site...
    Use the file to create a bootable CD...
    Boot to the CD and run the long test.
    Your drive is probably failing and this will confirm it.
       
     
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