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Old 07-16-2003, 09:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I've posted this on a few other forum sites, and yet, no one can help me....

I am in need to find a way to take a 98/98SE bootdisk and beable to add defrag.exe to it. The reason is that, if i'm out on a house call, it would make things so much easier and quicker to defrag a customers HDD rather than sit and wait for it to defrag under windows, even if I'm in safe mode, with all possible background prog's shutdown.

The 2 things I have tried was copy the the defrag.exe from windows, but it tells me that it requires windows. I also have tried copying defrag.exe from my DOS 6.22 disk 1, but it only see's the C: drive and won't run the defrag?

Anybody got any ideas?
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Old 07-19-2003, 01:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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no, but norton has speed disk, although you need to install it, i find it handy. but this isnt what yur looking for.

I am unaware of how to do that. I did a quick search but didnt find much...sorry mate. id suggest a 3rd party SW.
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Old 07-19-2003, 05:54 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Hey thanx for tryin a search on it as well..yeah, I hope to find something....
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