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Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 25, 2005 Thanx Mark...In my helped alot more than trying to talk to a specialist on the All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Jack Jack1000, Feb 2, 2009 #1 Sponsor perfume Banned Joined: Sep 12, 2008 Messages: 2,011 Dear Jack1000, Do you delete temp files with Ccleaner regularly to clean both Windows

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Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 28, 2005 I want to thank Mark for his solution to the hanging cleanmgr situation. Thanks again. Thank you Mark for the tip. MDTechVideos 256 views 2:09 How to fix a broken hard drive Beeping noise or clicking RECOVER GET DATA BACK FOR FREE!


Ask ! Worked perfectly in Win2k, and gets rid of that annoying compression testing as a bonus. Disk Cleanup Hangs Windows 7 You keeep Kicken Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 29, 2005 Mark's fix was perfect. Bob, From what I gather it's a reg hack that basically does the same thing that the instructions at the Microsoft link below does without the need for manual registry editing.

Proffitt Forum moderator / November 26, 2003 7:58 AM PST In reply to: Re:Disk cleanup hangs up It seems to delete the step of Compress old files?How can they leave that weblink I've run these sequential steps several times, but it is not working. Thank you! Loading...

The machine is hanging at Disk Cleanup because it is trying to tell you what old files should be compressed... TufenufClick to expand... Solved: Slow Windows XP Disk Clean Up Utility? This is a known bug with Win2k and WinXP.

Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Dec 19, 2004 WHAT ARE ALL THESE *.IDX FILES? Both of your suggestions worked great, before when I ran disk cleanup it hung at about 10% after lefting it go for 14 hrs., after doing your suggestions it completed in WHAT ARE THESE FILES AND DO I NEED THEM AND IF SO WHY AND WHAT DO THEY MAKE RUN OR NOT RUN.

But, you can delete all the files in the directories in the Content.IE5 directory with the DOS DEL command.

edit this post Skip navigation Sign inSearch Loading... From the Start menu, click Run and type %temp% to open the Temp folder on your computer. It will remain this way until I exit it.>> Does anybody know how to get past this so that it will only take a little> while (a guy I know said This is usually C:\, the drive where Windows XP is installed.

Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Disk cleanup hangs up by DavidR1216 / SuperComputerTutor 916 views 6:57 How to properly configure the SSD as boot drive and HDD as storage drive - Duration: 7:33. Thank You Mark. solved Computer takes forever to restart Takes forever to POST & Boot (5-10 minutes) - Asus Maximus VIII Hero Alpha solved Samsung update takes forever Windows wont boot after Disk Cleanup

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