Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. After the trial ran out, I used Windows to uninstall the program. Thanks anyway for the answer. Go to Control Panel, Select System and select the Advance Tab. navigate to this website
Every time i try to analyze or defragment hard drives,an error occurs:"Disk Defragmenter could not start." I don't have any other 3rd party defragmenter. when i try to run checkdisk, it says could not lock current drive, so checkdisk can never run. Any clues for me? Advertisement Related ArticlesWindows Vista Feature Focus: Automatic Disk Defragmenter Fall Comdex 2000 Microsoft .NET in plain English, A Windows 2000 technology showcase Upgrading to Windows XP Pro from Windows NT/2000 PC why not find out more
Oh no.. Possibly in the application your using it (corporate server) it is but in a DAW situation I'll take XP over W2K everytime, very stable. dBforumsoffers community insight on everything from ASP to Oracle, and get the latest news from Data Center Knowledge.
Yes do a backup first but Partition Magic is very stable, I have used it for years and have not have it render a drive inaccessible once. I guess what I'm looking for is some kind of registry hack or something similar. Feel free to post whatever kind of answer you'd like, but I'll accept only the one that specifically answers my question. The Disk Defragmenter tool that is included with Windows 2000 is based on Executive Software's full retail version of Diskeeper.
This version provides limited functionality to maintain disk performance by defragmenting volumes that use the FAT, FAT32, or NTFS file system Maintaining Windows 2000 Peak Performance through Defragmentation In order to by riversr_work / January 3, 2008 8:39 AM PST In reply to: The usual fix is I'm going to have a really tough time gettting to 50% free space, but I Executive Software was one of the early pioneers of NT-based disk defragmentation and its NT-based products have been highly successful. https://www.gearslutz.com/board/music-computers/16830-help-windows-2000-will-not-defrag.html Verifying that the copy is an exact duplicate of the original.
I should thank John B as his recipe was successfull in my case: "Disk defragmenter could not start" WinXP sp2 message. Thanks sue white 20/01/2005 7:21 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter I've found through my own 3rd party defrag tool uninstall fiasco that in order to get the Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - iobit smartdefrag optimize and defrag hard disk by vmff / January 5, 2008 2:47 AM PST In reply to: Can't defrag C drive On that note, PerfectDisk's Query Wizard makes it easy to view, set up, and change scheduled defrags.
But I - along with the other members of the defrag crowd - am continuing to think that my drives are continuing to be fragmented (due to the red GUI) regardless It still has many security issues and the like but it is solid as a rock, I can't speak for software running on it, that is up to the developers of It's the second hard drive, ( designated as the "F" hard drive ), that no longer defrags on command, as it used to. Anyway incase someone has same problem, at command prompt, type chkntfs x: /c (replace x with drive letter that needs checking).
In there you will find a file called dfrg.inf right click this file, and select Install. useful reference After I removed this from my c:\windows\system32\drivers directory and fdisk/mbr the system came up, said it found a new device and defrag now runs without the message! I'm trying to learn as much as possible, as soon as possible, but for now, I need simple explanations, ( probably much simpler than you are used to giving ). If you're only interested in a manual drive defragmenter, then you've already got what you need: Windows 2000 includes a built-in defragmenter, based on Executive Software's Diskeeper, that does a fine
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Because FAT and NTFS disks can deteriorate and become badly fragmented over time, defragmentation is vital for optimal system performance. Sudger 8/09/2005 8:14 p.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter The snap-in error freaked me out! And that's what's happening here.If I hadn't already rejected those first two answers, I'd just acept them all and close the question.
here we go. L.S 15/01/2005 5:02 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Greg says: "Try running the file named " " in the system32 folder" Named what? Done! Also you will notice much improved speed with smaller cluster size.
YOU RULE!!!!! AFTER -------- Ran Diskeeper 10 and let it do its thing (manual, set it and forget it, boot time) and time after time, it reports back the same results as the that was simple and it really worked !!! http://internetpasswordpro.com/windows-2000/windows-2000-iso.html Features Each of the products reviewed here offers a similar level of functionality.
Source: SysInternals.com Intelligent File Placement Technology: The Key to Disk Defragmentation Whitepaper by Raxco, that claims 58 percent of any I/O operation is disk seek time, and that reducing seek time Disk Defragmenter works to optimize your disks and keep them running efficiently by: Locating the fragments of each file throughout the disk. ozpunk 16/03/2005 8:15 p.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter basically you need to have dcom enabled to run defrag... To maintain peak performance when using Windows 2000, the condition of your disks should be analyzed on a regular basis—preferably once a week for moderate-to-heavy use; less frequently for intermittent use—and
File Fragmentation A file with all its parts stored in one location on a disk is described as "contiguous." If a file is not contiguous, it's fragmented; broken into pieces that This tool excludes certain files because of known issues with moving these files. THANKS!! John Savill provides 12 hours of detailed instruction covering all the key aspects of a Hyper-V based virtualization environment covering both capabilities in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2016.
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I tried to remove DISKEEPER v. 8 and Win 2k defragmenter quit but your fix got it working again. Is Fat32 the right file system or am I missing something?
The program opens fine, but when I hit the analyze button or the defrag button nothing happens, no message or After analyzing a disk, a dialog box tells you the percentage of fragmented files and folders on the volume and recommends a course of action. You can try the evaluation versions for (I think) a month for free from Cnet's downloads section.And to clear up disk space, there is nothing better than ccleaner.