Windows clean-up software

Discussion in 'General Software' started by Malikman, Nov 6, 2006.

  1. Malikman

    Malikman [H]ard|Gawd

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    hey i feel like my windows is "bloated" and i want to clean it up a bit.. i've done disk management and delteed a paritiotn that was empty but i'm not sure how i can throw it back onto the C: drive with disk management and my partition magic won't runfor some reason.

    I have spybot and ad-aware but is there like any other good reliable cleaners i could use at the moment??
     
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    I run system mechanic every once in a while, but I swear its killed a few laptop hard drives of mine. Just dont use the "fix surface errors" BS.
     
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  5. Malikman

    Malikman [H]ard|Gawd

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    any ideas on putting some unallocated space back onto my main C drive?? partition magic isn't runing.. it says partition's drive letter cannot be identitifed init failed:error 117
     
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    +1 for CCleaner, great app.
    You might want to give GParted a try with your formatting issues. I use it all the time, and like it alot better than partition magic. Plus, it's free.
     
  7. Malikman

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    hey i downlaoded gparted liveCD and then i trebooted and it booted in but eventualy it said it had an error.. i don't know what the error was but is ther antoher wayt o try gparted wthin windows or is it a program that you must boot with cd?
     
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    digital_exhaust [H]ard|DCer of the Month - May 2008

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    You have to run it from a cd, so it can have full acess to your drive.
    Burn the iso image using this, and boot from the cd.

    Almost all problems with GParted can be traced back to a bad image.
     
  9. Malikman

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    i still get a fatal erro: signal 8

    and a fatal IO error...
     
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    A nice fresh reformat and reinstall and everything will seem like new.
     
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    QFT

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  12. Malikman

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    I can't do a fresh reintsall and reformat though not at this time.
     
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    autoclave or dban the hard disk and start fresh, you messed bad the partitions

    oldmx
     
  18. Malikman

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    i can't fix them yet... i'd have to wait till june... im' in college and have i stuff/games etc on here it would be a bitch to redo at the moment.
     
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