Disk cleanup

Question

When I try to run Disk cleanup in Xp, the processor runs at 100% and the small windo sticks at the promtp compressing old files befor I tell it to clean the files. This happens when it is checking the system. How can I repair the disk cleanup utility?

Answer

This question was answered on March 1, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

When running the disk cleaning utility, it is normal for it to take a long time It scans all the files stored and compressing them so that they take up less space on your computer I would suggest that you let it complete running to see the outcome.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on March 1, 2004