Operating Disk Space

  lilythepink 21:37 21 Aug 2008
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I have a Dell Laptop 6400. I am getting a message saying that I have low operating disk space. I have deleted all the programs that I know I can safely delete, but still I have no space. Any ideas?

  MAT ALAN 21:40 21 Aug 2008

External HDD, leave O/S on internal put all other progs and files on external....

  gel 07:15 22 Aug 2008

Hi
I use memory sticks for all my documents and pictures and back up to another memory stick each weekend and do not lose the sticks like the government
I can then use the memory sticks on my desk top or lap top
gel

  sinbads 07:36 22 Aug 2008

Turn off system restore reboot then enable this will remove all restore points this will release the space taken up. You will loose all your restore points but gain space.

  DieSse 11:20 22 Aug 2008

Also do a disk cleanup to delete unnecessary files. There is one on XP - but better is

click here

  lilythepink 11:52 22 Aug 2008

thanks everyone will try all these. I already store things on my external hard drive.
thanks again

  gel 16:26 22 Aug 2008

Or a free disk cleaner at click here
gel

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