Disk Cleanup Lock-Up

  basedrone 22:28 29 Jan 2007

Having exactly the same problem with Disk Cleanup that Chrisbenwalker wrote about on an earlier thread.

Tried Ccleaner which cleared masses of junk but still the Cleanup gets stuck at 3 green dots and ‘Scanning: Compress Old Files’. Have to use CTRL-ALT-DEL to the Task Mgr to end the process.

I believe that there is a way to fix by changing the registry but I’m a bit wary of doing this.

Any advice?

  brundle 22:30 29 Jan 2007

Use CCleaner instead; click here

  brundle 22:31 29 Jan 2007

Oops, sorry fingers engaged before brain. Is it absolutely necessary to run CCleaner /and/ Disk Cleanup? Life's too short, shurely...

  skidzy 22:33 29 Jan 2007

Regscrubxp click here
Cleanup click here

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