Laptop won't defrag

  Cmdr Vimes 15:10 29 Aug 2009

I've got an Acer aspire 1683 (win xp) and I can not get the C drive to defragment. I have 52% free memory. I've done a disk cleanup, emptied my temp internet cache/folder, emptied wastebin and so on. I'm getting as far as Defragmenting... 1% and that's it.

I was able to defrag the laptop's other (D) drive without difficulty.

I'd be greatful if anyone has any ideas. Thanks.

  GaT7 15:20 29 Aug 2009

Try click here.

If no joy, & as a temporary workaround, use the excellent & free MyDefrag click here. G

  GaT7 15:53 29 Aug 2009

Sorry, ignore the link I posted earlier - I meant to post this one involving checking your disk for errors click here. G

  Cmdr Vimes 15:54 29 Aug 2009

Thanks. Couldn't find the "Applog folder" in any case.

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