Hard disk space

  bazza11 19:58 18 Jul 2007
Locked

My hard disk is showing 13.2GB free on a disk size of 37.2GB. With music taking 11GB, Documents on 2.5GB, and Windows on 3GB this still leaves 7.5 GB unaccounted for. How can I identify where it is, as my computer is very slow and I would like to delete unnecessary files? Many thanks.

  VoG II 20:03 18 Jul 2007

click here may help.

  Technotiger 20:07 18 Jul 2007

Your computer uses some of the space to make things work normally, this can vary quite a lot with different machines. Running slow? have a look at your running Services, see if any one in particular is hogging the CPU. I had a slowdown very recently, it turned out to be Adobe Reader auto update service hogging 99% of the CPU - I stopped it happening and everything was back up to speed again.

To get rid of unnecessary files run CCleaner click here

  skidzy 20:17 18 Jul 2007

XP or Vista ?

Check your System Restore allocation !

If Vista click here

Though i am assuming xp click here

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

AMD Ryzen news - release date, UK price, features and specifications

The pulp art of 80s computer game magazine covers

Best value Mac: Which is the best £1249 Mac to buy

Comment faire des captures d’écran sous Windows 10 ?