Where has all my Hard Drive space gone?

  M Girl 19:58 08 Mar 2009
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My laptop has started to tell me that I'm running low on Hard Drive space and I can't understand why.

I've looked at all the places I have saved stuff and they don't come any where near to taking up the space of my whole Hard Drive.
The programmes I have on it wouldn't bring it any where close either.


And what's even more confusing is that the folder I keep most of my big stuff in (videos etc) it is saying has over double the amount in it than it actually does.
I really don't get it.

Has this happened to anyone else?
Does anyone know why this is happening or what i can do about it?


How do I look up exactly where all the space has gone?



Thank you for taking the time to read this!
Your help will be greatly appreciated.

  MAT ALAN 20:05 08 Mar 2009

click here

the prog in the link will tell you exactly what you have and where...

  M Girl 20:11 08 Mar 2009

Thanks, that will be really helpful.

  MAT ALAN 20:16 08 Mar 2009

Have you tried turning off system restore and resizing the %age drive space it uses...

  birdface 08:57 09 Mar 2009

Just try my Computer.properties.And it will show you how much free space and how much used space that you have,

  birdface 13:22 09 Mar 2009

Should have said after going into My Computer right click on C Drive and click properties.Then it should tell you .

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