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Old 02-19-2004, 03:47 PM   #11
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I hardly ever do it! I remaster my computer more than I defragment it! Its just so long and boring - I may soon but certainly not now!
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Old 02-19-2004, 03:49 PM   #12
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It doen't take long if you do it regularly! Make a schedule!
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Yeah, make a schedule! If you leave it for too long, like have done it will take forever.... mine has been running for about an hour now, and it's only 40% done! But after that next week when it runs again, it'll only take a few mins!
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Old 02-19-2004, 03:59 PM   #14
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Or your hard disk blow up like mine. Listen people! for the sake of your hard drives!
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Old 02-19-2004, 04:03 PM   #15
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Or your hard disk blow up like mine. Listen people! for the sake of your hard drives!
Did that really happen?!
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Old 02-19-2004, 04:11 PM   #16
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Yeah! 3 in totaly now!
I think it is because they are next to my subwoofer and that creates a huge magnetic field.
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Well. Bloody. Hell.
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Old 02-19-2004, 04:44 PM   #18
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Wow! I blew up a Hard Drive once - but that was just being stupid! In wondered what would happen if I pulled out all the wires of the Motherboard Power Cable from the Plastic Casing, and all the other wires - matched up colours and stuck them in a Hard Drive Power Lead casing. Then I put the power on! By golly did it stink afterwards.

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Yeah, make a schedule! If you leave it for too long, like have done it will take forever.... mine has been running for about an hour now, and it's only 40% done! But after that next week when it runs again, it'll only take a few mins!
Maybe for you; you try and defragment a 320GB hard Drive which is constantly being changed and reorganised every week!
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320Gb! Wow! I thought my 120Gb was big enough!
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