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when i use disk clean up in win 2000 OS the system just starts reading for compressed files and just goes on reading without any further movemnets. kindly help me in this issue as one of my managers oc is having this problem.
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Sherif
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Why don't you try free hard-disk cleanup tools :
CrapCleaner :  http://www.ccleaner.com
BeClean       : http://boozet.xepher.net/beclean
and DustBuster : http://downloads.pcworld.com/pub/new/utilities/hard_disk/standard.zip
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I want toknow why my disk clean up is not working in windows 2000.
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Original ( built-in) windows 2000 hard-disk cleanup fails miserably on my system too.
It takes forever for cleanup tool to detect junk files and  if it does anything the list of file types
is shorter than the list of files offerred by those third party disk cleaning tools.

 good luck
nedvis


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i will try your options
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