Hard Drive is not full

Posted: 01-25-2009, 03:14 PM

I have the strangest problem I have a Lenovo Laptop with a 106 GB har
drive. It is reporting that I have only 2 GB free and is giving m
troubles that would relate to that problem (unable to burn video to dv
etc) I have gone through every folder and cannot find any large files.
And if you add up all the folders content it is only about 30 GB o
stuff????

I have defragged I have searched through each user. I am stumpe

Thanks for any hel

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Hank Arnold (MVP)
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Re: Hard Drive is not full
Posted: 01-26-2009, 09:42 AM
Kman wrote:
> I have the strangest problem I have a Lenovo Laptop with a 106 GB hard
> drive. It is reporting that I have only 2 GB free and is giving me
> troubles that would relate to that problem (unable to burn video to dvd
> etc) I have gone through every folder and cannot find any large files.
> And if you add up all the folders content it is only about 30 GB of
> stuff?????
>
> I have defragged I have searched through each user. I am stumped
>
> Thanks for any help
>
>
Did you set explorer to view hidden files?

When you view the drive, what size does windows say it is?

Do a search of all hard drives and be sure to set it to search for
hidden files & folders.

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Kman
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Re: Hard Drive is not full
Posted: 01-26-2009, 08:51 PM

Thank you so much for your response. I have explorer all set to sho
hidden files. I have turned system restore off adn deleted all restor
points. I am so confused. My swpreload (C says it has 106 gb tota
and 100 GB are free (6 Gb came free when I turned off system restore

Any help is greatly appreciate

Thank

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