Posted 01 January 2006 - 10:45 PM
while originally trying to free space on C I compressed the files.
Don't use file compression, particularly not on your C: drive which contains all your operating system files. It will only slow up your system.
As previous posters pointed out Defrag is best done 1. In Safe Mode, 2. after a Scandisk (chkdsk) and it may take some hours (at least at first).
What drive sizes are you talking about?
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