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Manual Defragmentation need, Norton Utilities 16.

I run on schedule a set of operations, Register scan, Privacy scan and Defrag Boot Disk. After they are run, I always get a message from Defrag Boot Disk the message, "Manual defragmentation needs to be done manually". I run Defrag on analyze; i ...
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16-Apr-2018 | 6:01AM
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Latest Norton Speed Disk scattered my files all over my drive and caused massive fragmentation!

I downloaded the current version of Norton Utilities from the official Norton Download Trials website two days ago and tried it out for two days, then decided to uninstall it, because of the fact that Norton Speed Disk scattered my files all over the driv ...
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13-Dec-2017 | 12:15PM
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Utilities 16- Speed Disk Engine

Hi After optimization on Utilities 16 I try to defrag as a recommended action and get the following error message "Failed to initialize the Speed Disk Engine" and it does not defrag  Has anyone had the same issue? Is there a fix that anyone know ...
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20-Sep-2017 | 11:25AM
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Optimizer-Defrag: NIS or NU16 or 3rd party?

Long ago I understood the basics of fragmentation, the whole system prefers contiguous files but it is the nature of the beast to have to break up files and you get fragmentation. Solution: have the system rewrite the drive such that there are more contig ...
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26-Jul-2016 | 6:53PM
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NU16 Problem Solved

My Norton Utilities 16 went south about 6 weeks ago. In that 6 weeks I have spent (guessing) over 50 hours in chat sessions. First the good news- case number 31510468 can be closed. This was about the sixth case number for this problem. Yesterday I was fi ...
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05-Jun-2017 | 9:47AM
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Norton Uts. 16 Speed Disk And SSD Drives

Running Norton Uts. 16 on Windows 10 Pro 64bit with Creator Update. Is it safe or recommended to run the speed Disk on an SSD Drive? Thanks.... I need a solution. ...
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07-May-2017 | 3:58PM
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Does Norton Utilities 16 support TRIM in Windows 10.

I have a Kingston 1TB SSD and I recently installed Windows 10. Does Speed Disk in NU16 supper the TRIM function? What can I do to make the SSD perform efficiently? I need a solution. ...
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01-Jan-2017 | 10:24AM
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Norton Utilities- Wrong Disk Label among other deficiencies.

As you can see, the disk label is being reported as Norton Disk Doctor 10 Professional instead of Windows 10 Professional. I do not like sloppy programming. If you can't even quality check your own work for accuracy, how in God's green earth are ...
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25-Jun-2016 | 12:58AM
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Forced to Renew

DO NOT BUY NORTON 360.  After your subscription is over, the program will INFECT your computer with an UNSTOPPABLE pop-up reminder to renew.  There is no option to opt out.  The only option close to it is the “Remind Me Later” option.  It is difficult to ...
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08-Jan-2016 | 10:15AM
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