not sufficient memory to defrag

  bbmf474 18:19 30 Jan 2005
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I run Me and trying to defrag go the following message
'not sufficient memory to defrag quit programe and try again. defrag 009'
all help will be appreciated
thanks

  Gongoozler 18:24 30 Jan 2005

How much RAM do you have, how much spare hard drive space and how much total hard drive space?

  Completealias 18:25 30 Jan 2005

Try running in safe mode or close down all apps running in the background and screensaver any open progs etc

  bbmf474 18:29 30 Jan 2005

I have 512 ram, 40gb total hard drive and 4gb free.
I have tried safemode with the same message
thanks

  VoG II 18:33 30 Jan 2005

Try Diskeeper Lite click here to defrag.

  gudgulf 19:57 30 Jan 2005

The problem is that you do not have enough hard drive space free----Windows defragmenter needs 12% free. Try running the disc cleanup utility to free up some more space.

  Gongoozler 20:13 30 Jan 2005

I think your best bet is to get another 40G (or larger) drive to keep your saved files on, and just have your Windows and programs on your primary drive. You'll find youR computer runs much more smoothly then as well.

  bbmf474 08:36 31 Jan 2005

thanks for your help

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