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Computer I was defragmenting disc on my PC.Everything went fine.After I turned the PC off and when I turned it on there was written that there is an error and I need to backup mi files. and relace the hard ware drive.And there was also written press F1 and the computer will run .

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Hi , try to reset the pc ,thjis refers to drive a is not working the floppy disc or not install,

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Hi there, you have a hard disk prob., you may have a cross link files, buck your files and try to install all the software needed. ty

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When u defragmented ur disc on pc , u might have been running any security software ( most likely ZONE ALARM ) in many cases which can acquire a permanent storage on ur hard disk which cannot be defragmented... resulting in this situation.....
Most possible solution : if ur able to restart pc then try to defragment again in safe mode other wise the only other alternative u will have to format disc and re-install the OS you have.....

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1.switch on power continue del key come cmos programe you set default bios and press f10 key save settings and restart
2.first boot device hdd to save cmos solve the pro

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Well, if you want the built in feature, (that is, if you have Vista or above...i haven't tested it on XP and below) you can
  1. Go to start menu.
  2. Type in search "defragmenter".
  3. Select disc defragmenter.
  4. You can Analyze, Schedule and Defragment from here.
  5. Or go to this tutorial for detailed instructions.

And then there's the 3rd party tools
  1. Free...
    Smart Defrag 2
  2. Paid...
Auslogics Disk Defrag Pro


Aug 22, 2012 | Compaq Presario S4110CL PC Desktop

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My computer is very slow

Hi target to sp...
Try doing a Defrag of your Hard drive and also a disc cleaning.
Both will get rid of junk on your computer to make it run faster.
1...Left click on Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools> Disc cleanup
2...Left click on Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Disc Defragment
Note: > means "next"
If that does not work then try restoring your computer to an earlier time when it was running fast.
3...Left Click on Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Restore

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Aug 05, 2011 | Dell OptiPlex GX620 PC Desktop

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I just fixed the memory module an I turn on the modem and it seems to b working fine now but the screen is blank no beeping or anything tried to diffrent screens but both are blank

This is probably a loose video car.

When you were fixing the RAM (probably remove it and then re-seat it), the video card may have come loose.

1. Turn off the PC and unplug it;
2. Touch something metallic to discharge static;
3. Unplug the monitor cable;
4. Open the case and carefully remove the video card.
5. Carefully but firmly replace the video card (most cards will snap when they fit back into place -- follow your video card manufacturer's instructions -- get these from the manufacturer's website.)
6. Plug everything back in and restart the PC.

You should get a good third party defrag program to keep your PC running at its best.

Fragmentation is basically broken-up pieces of files and free space randomly scattered all over your disk. The disk has to work a lot harder to save files in pieces and then to find them again and this really slows your computer down. It also wears out your disk, as the more the disk is used, the faster it wears out.

Basic defragmenting finds all the pieces of a file and puts them together, saving time.

Windows has a built-in defrag tool but it is very slow and you cannot use the PC while it is running (some users complain that it did not completely defrag their disks despite running all night).

Here is a Top 10 Reviews side-by-side comparison of the best defrag programs around:

Select a program and install a free trial. The better defrag programs are automatic. The gold medal winner in the above review can defrag while you use the PC and it will also prevent fragmentation.

You can get a free trial for the gold medal winner via the review or at:

Defragment your disk drives regularly.

Good luck to you!

Bill R TechSpec

PS: You can get more info on fragmentation at:

Jun 24, 2011 | HP Workstation Xw4100 PC Desktop

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The hard drive files are not recognisable and threre are no file in my documents or my Local disk drive and my memory is full how do i fix this.

Ok I assume you get a virtual memory is low balloon at the bottom of the screen? If so then this is due to insufficient RAM to run the amount of programs or resource hogging programs like the newer internet explorer can be. If not and you have a low disc space balloon next to the clock then what you can do is first do a disc clean up which is found in start all programs accessories system tools disc cleanup. It make take a long time if your hard drive is filled with a bunch of temp files as well as old files and Once it is up check everything and let it clean up all of the un-necessary things. This will take awhile as well. Once it is complete I would suggest you do a disk defragment as after deleting a lot of files it can cause things to get fragmented and slow your computer down. this can be done by going to start all programs accessories system tools and disk defragment. You can analyse the disk if you want to see how fragmented it is before defraging as it will tell you if it really needs to be defraged or not. And that is about it. If you need further assistance just comment to say if this helps.

Apr 26, 2011 | HP Compaq dc7100 PC Desktop

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A)Computer runs slowly b)Unresponsive script messages appear c)Refuses to install latest Windows updates d)Message that Management Console has problem

Try a good clean up.
Turn system restore OFF Lots of nasties hide there (Because its protected)
boot into safe mode with networking (F8)
Download Malwarebytes, and full scan
Download CCleaner run cleaner / registry cleaner / tools startup, you can disable just about everything apart from your antivirus, you can then re enable each item that you need.
Defrag, i use auslogics defrag with their screensaver defrag (all free)

Aug 19, 2010 | Evesham Evolution Blue Beast...

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Pc defragment disc

Yes, if the the fragmentation was bad to begin with the Disk Defragmenter stops after some time. I've had some  customer's pc's in which i had to run it 3 times in a row to get it to a decent level.

May 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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Hi friend,

Yes, You can use defragment process for your pc. you should use the system administrator this process you can released your free memory...

Dec 30, 2009 | Gateway GT5220 PC Desktop

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Running windows xp home addition. tried d fragging pop up said i needed to run chkdsk /f. tried that and it poped up for less than a second and went away. still cannot run defrag pgm

reboot into safe mode. You can kill the power to the PC without shutting down. When you turn it back on it will ask you a few boot option, select safe mode, then try the defrag.

Dec 02, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Computer will not load.

use safe a disc clean, defrag..and then reboot...sounds like the operating system headers went unhappy when you moved it(which I highly recommend you NOT do again)..

May 25, 2008 | Acer Aspire E380-UD420A (ASE380-UD420A)...

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Nec nd-3550A problem

Did this just start?
What are you trying to copy to disk cd or dvd?
Look at the disk what speed is it rated for?
try scandisk and defrag your computer. turn off unnecessary programs..

What processor do you have?
How much ram do you have?

Jan 16, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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