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Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by kml1, Apr 4, 2004.

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  1. kml1

    kml1 Thread Starter

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    i am running windows me. when I run scan disk it just runs and runs and runs, thenI get a message that says that some program is trying to use the same drive as the scan disk therefore it stopped, I have turned EVERYTHING off except explorer but this still happens..what gives?
     
  2. Rockn

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    Stop your AV software and if you hav MS Office installed stop the process called findfast.
     
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    Always run scandisc in safe mode ( tap f8 on reboot ) and turn off any screensaver you may have running.
     
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