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Windows 7: Freeing up Disk space

28 Jul 2009   #1

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Freeing up Disk space

Hi guys



I have disbaled system restore which free alot of space what else can I do to free up disk space?

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28 Jul 2009   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by malik22 View Post
Hi guys



I have disbaled system restore which free alot of space what else can I do to free up disk space?
Malik

Restore does use space but what are you going to do if you have a problem? What else you can do is dependant on your system specs. tell us abt your system

Ken
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28 Jul 2009   #3

 

Run disk clean up
Disk Cleanup - Open and Use
uninstall programs you no longer need.
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28 Jul 2009   #4

Windows 7 RTM x86/x64
 
 

Disable the hibernation
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28 Jul 2009   #5

 

Enable NTFS compression if your really short of disk space. Assuming your using NTFS file system.
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28 Jul 2009   #6

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

And of course (if you have enough memory) reduce page file size. thats one reason i waas waiting for specs

Ken
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28 Jul 2009   #7

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CCleaner gets rid of stuff you don't need. Download CCleaner 2.21.940 - Download - FileHippo.com
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28 Jul 2009   #8

vista
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by abuttino View Post
Disable the hibernation





Thx for the help guys how do i diable hibernation?
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28 Jul 2009   #9

 

Run a command prompt with administrator rights and type
POWERCFG -H OFF
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