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I now have bunches of them on the root C:/ drive and my Dell 4560 is running relly slow. There is a step by step procedure for this - do a google search for this process. I have never been able to run the actually Disk Cleanup because of this problem.Please help!!Thanks,Liz 5 answers Last reply Oct 30, 2004 More about disk cleanup calculation takes forever AnonymousOct my disk cleanup will not work either after I did the regedit as posted in dec 5 Log In or Register to post comments WarDragon (not verified) on Oct 14, 2004 http://itivityglobal.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hangs-on-startup-after-the-windows-logo-shows.html

Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Jan 12, 2005 any other suggestions Log In or Register to post comments Mark Smith (not verified) on Apr Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Aug 9, 2005 thnx mark uncompressed every file on my hard drive deleted the registry entry and my disk Ramcubed 4.172.666 görüntüleme 3:22 How to delete windows.old in windows 7 by Britec - Süre: 5:17. Log In or Register to post comments Stellar (not verified) on Feb 24, 2007 Mark Smith, your solution worked perfectly and I owe you a debt of gratitude. http://windowsitpro.com/storage/why-does-disk-cleanup-tool-windows-xp-and-windows-2000-hang-when-i-try-start-it

What should I do next?? Konuşma metni Etkileşimli konuşma metni yüklenemedi. Select the "Delete all offline content" check box, then click OK.

JMO Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on May 10, 2005 I tried this fix and it worked like a charm!!!! Take it EASY ON MARK he is only here to help. Shadow copies and restore points (except the last ones) can be deleted by going to the More options tab > Click Cleanup.

Windows 8 Disk Cleanup screen Run Disk Cleanup Geri al Kapat Bu video kullanılamıyor. İzleme SırasıSıraİzleme SırasıSıra Tümünü kaldırBağlantıyı kes Bir sonraki video başlamak üzeredurdur Yükleniyor... İzleme Sırası Sıra __count__/__total__ Disk Cleanup stuck on Windows Update cleanup [SOLVED] Varun

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All these procedures took a lot of time. CA 00.IDX FILES THAT GO FROM 00 THRU 09 THEN IT WILL START BACK UP WITH CAOA.IDX TO CAOF THEN BACK TO CA10.IDX TO CA19.IDX THEN CA1A.IDX AND SO FORTH BUT But, as I said, it works great now. Thx Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Feb 8, 2005 thank you,thank you,thank you, regedit command was a lifesaver, and in a language even *i*

In the right-hand window, click on "Disk Cleanup - Compress Old Files Freezes" Simply click on Kelly's fix, download the registry fix, then run it. (Note: Disable your antivirus program before URLs for articles about both situations with steps to fix: Disk Cleanup Tool Stops Responding While Compressing Old Fileshttp://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=812248The Disk Cleanup Tool Stops Respondinghttp://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=823302-- Sharon FMS-MVP ~ Windows XP Shell/User AnonymousOct Our editors bring you complete coverage from the 2017 International CES, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. which is normal.> But the actualy calculation/scanning either freezes up or will continue to > scan until I exit it and I have never gotten past that window to actually use

From the Start menu, click Run and type %temp% to open the Temp folder on your computer. this contact form Close Windows Explorer. Run regedit, move to the top of the hives (to My Computer) Press Ctrl-F (Find) and type "Compress Old" (no quotes) When regedit finds the offending key, press the Delete key I have never > > been able to run the actually Disk Cleanup because of this problem.> > > > Please help!!> > Thanks,> > Liz jamieOct 30, 2004, 5:40 AM

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This should correct the problem you're having.http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks2.htm#fixHTHLarry Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - What does this do?

I have Windows XP Pro. Checkmark the following checkboxes: List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed ProgramsList Users, Partitions and Memory size. Click Go and paste the content into your next post. Thank you Mark for the tip.

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows NeoSmart Knowledgebase Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows Search Disk Cleanup - Guide 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 Best Ultrabooks 262.275 görüntüleme 9:40 How To Use Windows Update Cleanup To Regain Hard Drive Space - Süre: 2:09. Check This Out 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 his

Now I know it's a known bug and will make sure I do it on all new installations. You can also read how to clear the thumbnails cache and how to clear the icons cache) Contents1 Run Disk Cleanup in Windows XP1.1 Run from My Computer1.2 Run from Command solved New Hard Drive takes forever to show files Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Now what needs to be done when "search" does not run on XP.

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 Proffitt Forum moderator / November 26, 2003 7:31 AM PST In reply to: Disk cleanup hangs up I have a 2.0 GHz P4 with 512M RAM and a full hard disk WHAT ARE THESE FILES AND DO I NEED THEM AND IF SO WHY AND WHAT DO THEY MAKE RUN OR NOT RUN. I've run these sequential steps several times, but it is not working.

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 Log In or Register to post comments Chuck (not verified) on Apr 20, 2004 This didn't work, you big dummy. The machine is hanging at Disk Cleanup because it is trying to tell you what old files should be compressed... I just joined because of this seems you know what you are talking about.

I have left it running over 24 hours and appears to be stuck in a loop (CPU usage is high). Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Dec 10, 2004 i have to agree with dec 2nds post. Bad Thing. Using the site is easy and fun.

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