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defragment problem

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  • Started 2 years ago by hungryowl
  • Latest reply from warlock
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hungryowl
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I set up a scheduled time for the automatic defrag. Once I click okay and go back to defrag, the date of defrag is never. Why does this happen?

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warlock
Posts: 4100

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/939039 Read this. It is setup to defrag by default. Why do you want to change the schedule?

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Xhi
Posts: 6298

My guesses as follows.

After setting the new date it had not been run yet.

The computer was not on or was in hibernate at the designated time.

A file cleanup utility was run and the log of previous defragmentations was wiped.

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warlock
Posts: 4100

http://www.addictivetips.com/w.....-in-vista/ Maybe you missed a step.

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Lighthouse
Posts: 13598

For Vista, use this,
http://www.filehippo.com/download_defraggler/

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warlock
Posts: 4100

Good idea LH.

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