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D:\ available disk space

by jh1685 / April 4, 2008 9:04 AM PDT

I own a Compaq Presario C500 series, running Vista Business, approx. 2 gigs of RAM. My D drive is approximately 6 gigs. I generated a systems diagnostics report because my system was running slow; I wanted to know what may be causing it.I received a warning stating that there was only 771 MB of free space on my D drive and could be causing poor performance and virtual memory errors.. I went into my computer, D:\ and the only file I had in there was my System Recovery, which I proceeded to copy and then deleted. It is still telling me I only have 771MB of free space. Where are the other files that are consuming all of my disk space. Should I merge my D:\ and C:\. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated?

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Please ignore it. Don't fix.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 4, 2008 9:17 AM PDT

That drive is for system recovery and a non-issue. Don't you wish they would tell you this?

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Should I...
by jh1685 / April 4, 2008 9:45 AM PDT

Should I put my system recovery back on there, or do you think it really matters as long as I have it somewhere? Also, do you know why I am getting the message about low disk space when there is nothing on the D drive? And thank you for the input; greatly appreciative.

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Try to ignore it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 4, 2008 12:02 PM PDT
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