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Old 06-28-2009, 04:17 PM   #1
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"Disk defragmenter can not start" message appears when attempting to defrag a hard drive. Disk defragmenter works on removable disks fine. What can be done to repair disk defragmenter?
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Old 06-28-2009, 05:27 PM   #2
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You can try to reinstall the Disk Defragmenter:

Go Start > Run > Type in:
Code:
rundll32.exe setupapi,InstallHinfSection DefaultInstall 132 %windir%\inf\dfrg.inf
There are also free defragmenters out there that you can try..
https://www.auslogics.com/en/software...efrag/download
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