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if there is something wrong that sucks but if this is standard with windows defrag than IT sucks. You can also choose to use a Shutdown When Finished option. Defraggler also has the ability to do Disk Checking/Error Correction, if needed. anyone else with any ideas? (and thanks to all those who helped) Yanky jcbray09-25-2004, 01:16 PMFollow what the other poster said about having it start to work on your next restart, http://xmailing.net/windows-7/defrag-will-not-run.php

By Unregistered in forum Windows Forum Replies: 4 Last Post: 30-08-2012, 07:09 PM Contact Us Archive Privacy Policy Top All times are GMT +5.5. Join our site today to ask your question. I've performed this defrag "attempt" probably 15 times and my drive looks no different. I decided to get a different defrag program to see if I could get better results and went with Executive Software's Diskeeper.

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All rights reserved. Oh, and delete any programs or large files you don't want before you do any of this, will just speed things up a bit, and make the defrag more effiecient. I ran the default windows defrag first, and although it said it had completed, the analyze dislplay of the degfrag process didnt show it as defragged.

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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Windows 10 Defrag Not Working mse Oh I see, still I have seen large file choke defrag for over an hour before, it may be prudent after the chkdsk is done, to let defrag run much YankyBJeans09-25-2004, 10:04 AMwell what i mean by hangs is that it seems to move rather fast with Diskeeper, and i can hear the hd seeking, but when it gets to that If so then just let it go, it will often stick at a certain percentage for a while and then suddenly jump.

Disk Defragmenter Hangs Windows 7

Started the disk defragmenter for a long time and it just got stuck. In your case during scanning the defragmenter encountered Bad Sector/Bad Cluster/Bad Track and failed tonrecover data from that space to bring contiguity to the disk and file system,and cant move further Windows 7 Disk Defragmenter Stuck Analyzing i noticed a definite difference between nortons defrag and windows defrag when i was on w98. "mindsoft utilities" has gefrag included and you can use it for a month on trial Disk Defragmenter Stuck At Pass 1 I have experienced large files which took much longer to move on a defrag.

I really am worrying though because I tried a virus scan earlier today and it was at like 10% after 2 hours. Check This Out Thread Status: Not open for further replies. SEO by vBSEO NewsGalleriesWorkshopsForumsCGS-TVCareers {{username()}} My portfolio My Forum Profile Upload Art Upgrade accountCGConnect Benefits Email Subscriptions Log out Log in Register {{username()}}+ Upload Art My When I attempt to defrag the drive, the program appears to just sit there and do nothing for about 10 to 15 minutes before the defragmenter returns to a state that Windows 7 Defrag Stuck

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. It basically looked the same as it had previously (lots of fragmented files, files scattered instead of together, etc.) I have done this twice now and it seems to be the Bad_Motha View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by Bad_Motha Find Threads by Bad_Motha 05-19-2011, 11:40 PM #15 JimmyBananers Join Date: Nov 2009 Reputation: 131 Posts: 161 Quote: Source i think you have not dont this fragmanation before or from the long time.. >> or if there is some problem in your harddisk then also it will take some time

Defrag just hangs Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by elennon, Sep 1, 2003. Defraggler If you have 200,000+ files on your machine, defrags can take quite some time, due to the longer times it takes a defrag program just to count the amount of files Defrag finally finished and i'm never using the windows defrag again tried the auslogics on different computer and it was very fast will be using that from now on.

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By Unregistered in forum Windows Forum Replies: 9 Last Post: 15-06-2013, 05:48 PM Disk checking getting stuck in Windows Vista By Unregistered in forum Windows Forum Replies: 5 Last Post: 01-03-2013, I analyzed the c:drive and it was 6% fragmented. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Chkdsk Use a 3rd party program that is much better, does the job well and also faster.

I started the defrag process and it's stuck at 32%. I have plenty of Spinpoint 1TB drives, all have over 500GB of data on them and I defrag them about once a month. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? have a peek here also, make sure you disable hard drive sleep, it should not sleep during defrag, but it can't hurt to disable it just to see.

JimmyBananers View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by JimmyBananers Find Threads by JimmyBananers 05-19-2011, 09:17 PM #11 YahooElite Join Date: Nov 2008 Reputation: 782 Posts: 6,936 The drive is a 120gig maxtor using NTFS that is mostly full with only 30 gig or so free. I might suggest you give it over an hour next time. I started up defrag and it speed all the way up to pass 4 0% consolidation in like 30 minutes but now its gone up to 1% consolidation in like an

Please try the request again. A program like Piriform Defraggler or Auslogics Defrag does the job quickly, and effectively. All rights reserved. The time now is 12:50 AM.

Once the Disk Defragmenter is in action, it scans the media, finds files, search for fragmented files and links those fragmented files and finally restore them from different places on the I also can't get disk defrag to work in safe mode so I really don't know what to do. You don't have an account yet? Staff Online Now etaf Moderator valis Moderator cwwozniak Trusted Advisor Noyb Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links

Reply With Quote 15-04-201310:27 PM #4 solution Array Join Date Sep 2012 Location MNCL Posts 260 Re: Disk defragmenter stuck for a long time in Windows 7 DEAR FRIEND, To avoid Advertisement elennon Thread Starter Joined: Sep 1, 2003 Messages: 19 I have a badly fragmented drive. damaged View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by damaged Find Threads by damaged 05-19-2011, 07:23 PM #8 JimmyBananers Join Date: Nov 2009 Reputation: 131 Posts: 161 Quote: Waited for a very long time and I am not sure what else to do for this issue.