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Windows 7: System drive is full. why?


18 Feb 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
System drive is full. why?

Hi All

I am new to this form and hope this is the right place to get help.
My C: dreive is a 128GB SSD which devided into 70 and 50 GB logical drives.
Windows and all programs are installed on 70GB, the 50GB drive is free.
All programs are about 11GB, Windows 7 ultimate 64 is about 17GB so all together it should not exceed 30GB. Suddenly I found on one day that my user folder became 25GB without any reason. When looking into it and calculated all subfolders it even did not come to 1GB.
So the C drive is almost full and I have no idea for the reason.
Can anyone help?

Thanks

Shaul


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18 Feb 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

I use Tree Size Free to determine what is stored on my hard drives.

https://www.jam-software.de/customer...bq0mhsie9ik536
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19 Feb 2012   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Welcome to Seven Forums bigbingo. Do you have Hibernate turned on? The hyberfile.sys file can grow quite large.

Hibernate - Enable or Disable

In addition to Tree Size, I like the free Space Sniffer

A Guy
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