>power management might be interfering...if you
>haven't already make sure all
>settings are on never... just
The power management is set to on all the time. It tells me that the drive is locked and in use. I have turned everything off. I get the same message in safe mode. I'm running into this more and more on these larger drives with scandisk and defrag problems. I'm seeing it in 98, 98se and ME.