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Space problems with XP

hey everyone.

A few months ago my computer started acting strange. MY harddrive can hold up to 30 gig(i know very low). But now it shows i only have 1.5 gig left. I un installed lots if things but the max i gotten it to go is 5 gig. I compressed my whole drive and i managed to reach it to 7 gig.

But now here is the problem. My computer registers 1 gig only. If i try to uncompress my drive, i wont have enough space.

What should i do to solve my space problem?

thanks, hope for some replies soon.

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forgot to mention

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MY system is

XP with system pack 2

512 RAM

Radeon 7000 card


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Try this

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You're not very clear on ...

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the tools you use to monitor your free space. It seems you've got at the moment either 1.5, 7 or 1 Gb free, and that figures can't be true at the same time.

However, read through

On the short term, it could be useful to do some cleaning discussed in (page down to post #86: How to clean unwanted files from the hard drive).

In the long run, it seems advisable to buy another hard disk.


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thank you ill try your suggestions

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