View Full Version : Cannot stop disk write

12-11-2001, 08:02 AM
I cannot run Norton disk doctor right through because it keeps resetting due to disk write . The same thing happens during defrag.
I tried pressing Ctrl ,Alt ,Del and then closing down programs untill almost nothing was left but still no stopping reset.
Only solution was run in safe mode . But Nortons will only run in normal so had to defrag with win defrag during safe mode.
Any idea's please
More problems follow

12-11-2001, 10:47 AM
what OS and ram size?

try putting in a decent minimum swap file size.

13-11-2001, 07:08 AM
The system is a
1.7Gb P4
running win98 SE
Ram is 512Mb
HDD is 40Gb
Thanks for the interest will try to increase swap file size