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Defrag problem with new WD My Book Premium

by quartet1977 / January 22, 2008 12:51 AM PST

Hi, I just purchased a WD My Book Premium and loaded it up with about 250gigs of files. Then, I went to defrag it using Power Defragmenter. I got a message telling me "contig has stopped working." This happened on each of several tries. I am running Vista Home Premium. Can anyone help me figure out the problem and/or suggest the best way to defrag my new drive? Thanks so much in advance!!

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You're the first to report that one.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 22, 2008 12:55 AM PST
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I'm the first?
by quartet1977 / January 22, 2008 1:09 AM PST

Well, that's exciting. haha. Anyway, I've asked WD and am waiting for a reply. The program runs just fine on my C drive. I am running it now to be certain nothing has gone wrong with it without my realizing, but no problems so far and it's almost done. It quits almost immediately when I attempt to defrag my J drive (My Book).

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