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    Lost System Tools

    I was helping a friend who has WIN ME. We wanted to run SCANDISK and DEFRAG. I went to Accessories expecting to find them listed under System Tools. There was no listing for System Tools in Accessories. How do I get it back?

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    Re: Lost System Tools

    Just a guess as I'm on W2K.
    Open up 'My Computer', Right_Mouse the selected drive, then Properties | Tools.

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    Re: Lost System Tools

    Me hides stuff in drop-down menus that you haven't used recently. There should be a double arrowhead at the bottom of the menu - click to expand/ hold cursor over it. That should reveal what you're looking for.
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    Re: Lost System Tools

    Ah, yes - the dreaded Personalized Menus.
    If that is it., you can select whether or not to use the it on theTaskBar and Start Menu Properties setup window.

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    Re: Lost System Tools

    Fastest way to find them is to right click on drive,
    choose properties, tools
    scandisk is "error-checking status"
    defrag is "defragmentation status"

    so where did "backup" go?
    I tried msbackup.exe from Win98 and it works with Me.

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