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I can get to my defrag and it starts, but at 4% my computer reboots. that was simple and it really worked !!! Go to the Windows Update site to verify that you have all necessary updates. 10. http://grc.com/dcom/ WOW ...just takes a bit of hunting around on web and some brains to figure out prob..and voila!. check over here

I tried the 2nd method but it still said snap in failed when i started the defragmenter. THANKS!! Error: (12/21/2013 06:38:39 PM) (Source: Application Hang) (User: ) Description: Hanging application iexplore.exe, version 8.0.6001.18702, hang module hungapp, version, hang address 0x00000000. Thanks from Germany!

Your advice re regsvr32 dfrgsnap.dll and regsvr32 dfrgui.dll, plus dfrg.inf did the trick. YOU RULE!!!!! Double-click that entry and you'll find the scan's results there, click the third button on the right (this copies the info in the memory) then right-click => paste it here. i can now defrag.

  1. On a safe boot I noticed a driver "imagedrv.sys" that was being loaded from an old Nero install before I had to repair my disk.
  2. Trickey 27/06/2005 12:15 p.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Thank you so much.
  3. However now when I try to defrag, it always stops and says, "scan cannot continue due to error in file XXX." I delete the file, start defrag again, and a new
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  6. I should thank John B as his recipe was successfull in my case: "Disk defragmenter could not start" WinXP sp2 message.
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  8. After this, of course, I no DID have an instance of the DFRGNTFS.EXE in that System32 folder.
  9. Joeups247 1/10/2005 5:09 p.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter What a dork I am!

I was told to try to defrag which is why I discovered this lastest problem. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences Partially Powered By Products Found At Lampwrights.com ERROR The requested Cleanup & Repair Get tips on proper registry and disk cleanup, ways to resolve issues behind PC slowdown or other performance problems. btw....I HATE people who say kudos, that's how happy I am!

YOU RULE!!!!! little background, i recently reformated my computer and installed XP. YOU RULE!!!!! any other ideas?

Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Thank You very much.........I can follow your instructions, if you make them simple enough. No Proxy Server is set. "Reset IE Proxy Settings": IE Proxy Settings were reset. ========================= Hosts content: ================================= localhost ========================= IP Configuration: ================================ Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC = To use the inbuilt facility, locate your Command Prompt (Either click Start -> Run and type cmd.exe, or go to Start -> Accessories -> System Tools -> right-click Command Prompt and

Did you like this article? defrag used to work fine so this one is puzzling me. Thank you still and cheer. Depin 19/01/2005 6:24 p.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Hi thank you for explaining the defrag re-fix.

This procedure has help me out so much. http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-is-not-working-properly.html Go to start => run and type eventvwr.msc. It comes up blank. Here is the solution that it works for my system.

Can anyone out there, PLEASE HELP ME? Edit : What are the page file settings for that volume ? Loading... this content I changed it to that and restarted and it works prefectly!

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 ). the chkdsk scan might have fixed it.but i wouldn't know im only 16 but thanks... lee 29/08/2005 10:29 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!


Get your Windows Updates It is possible that a Windows update may fix your "disk defragmenter could not start" error. YOU RULE!!!!! so i re-booted again, and chkdsk did not run, so i started up windows again, ran diskeeper but it will not allow me to degrag, set boottime or anything, it just Thanks Justin 15/05/2005 8:24 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Disk Defragmentor could not start.

Now Select Settings Under Performance and again select the advance tab. About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new! bigbadal 15/12/2004 10:44 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Every time I try to analyze or defragment hard drives,an error occurs:"Disk Defragmenter could not start." I don't have have a peek at these guys Tekzilla 50,174 views 2:31 How to Make Windows XP and Windows 7 Faster! - Duration: 5:52.

Leah 28/02/2005 12:33 a.m. #re: How To: Fix Windows Built in Defragmenter Thank you very much...didn't know what to do anymore :-) fu&*%ing diskeeper 9.***** everything up Thijs 4/03/2005 2:47 a.m. I still wonder what caused the problem an why it wont analyze first? CHKDSK is verifying free space (stage 5 of 5)... thank you!

Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's again 3rd party software goofed my standard-defrager up. If you've encountered the defrag error message "Disk defragmenter could not start", here is a list of possible solutions to your problem. 1. CNET 477,628 views 6:08 How to Remove Quick Defragmenter by Britec - Duration: 13:48.

re-booted pc, diskeeper boot time defrag started then stopped saying chkdsk is set to run on this drive, cannot defrag a dirty volume. After the CheckDisk is complete (1 to 2 hours on average), it will reboot back to normal mode - Let it run to completion - Do not force a stop on thank you! YOU RULE!!!!!

if you have spybot it would of enabled it..... It help me a lot! This partial defragmentation is the default for "defrag", and it's the only way the GUI defragmenter in Vista works. I copied the one from the ServicePackFiles\i386 folder over, and restarted the Defragmenter, and it worked!