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almost crash and it cant help itself

by / November 24, 2006 1:40 AM PST

i have a friend and theres alot of computer in the house cause his dad works for micron. they all have these 1 yeaer old dells, i think there 8400's and 2 have crashed, and one is still alive but barely. they dont know anything about computer maitnance so i said i would try to clean stuff up
i went to go defrag the computer and it says it cant anylize or defragment the computer. it wont do anything. it wont clean out drive. it wont do anything to clean itself!
so idk if its just a virus or what so if anyone knows what might be done to defrag it or rejuvinate this computer

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