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Windows 7: Windows 7 OS consuming 100GB space ,how????

01 Apr 2013   #11
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
thank you sooo mcuh

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Schwarzenegger

Noticed you have Daemon Tool Pro that program causes a lot of issues including BSOD . Uninstall the program once you're done . Run the SPTD

Download SPTD

download for x64 bit OS

download for x86 (32-bit) OS

Note   Note
If the uninstall button is greyed out then the SPTD.sys driver has been removed .

Thank you sooo much for your time,i will do that,could u pls recommend similar software like Daemon tool pro to use instead.


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01 Apr 2013   #12
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
thanks

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windude99 View Post
I noticed that you are using a system optimizer. Remove that or system restore back to a time before you installed that. Next, run a full scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware: Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware download
At the end of the installation, be sure to uncheck the checkbox that says "Enable Free Trial of Malwarebytes PRO."
Also, if you have UAC turned on, be sure to run Malwarebytes as administrator, so it can install definition and/or program updates.
Thank's for u r response,UAC is turned off,i have Malwarebytes with updates on.Could u pls tell me why i have to remove system optimizer ?
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01 Apr 2013   #13
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

There is powerISO or UltraISO . I believe UltraISO is a paid program.
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01 Apr 2013   #14
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Thanks

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There is powerISO or UltraISO . I believe UltraISO is a paid program.
Thank you,VISTAKING.
I will get that-from net
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01 Apr 2013   #15
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Thanks

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by schwarzennegger View Post
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Very often the cause are restore points in the shadowstorage. Run this command in elevated command prompt and see how much space is currently allocated.

vssadmin list shadowstorage

You can also run WinDirStat for the files (not shadowstorage though).

WinDirStat - Windows Directory Statistics
Thank's.Followed u r instruction,it says 14.07gb(may be the hibernation file).
Actually i have 293gb on c drive in which i have 183gb free,so space is not concern,just worried it should not affect the disk transfer rate or slow up the system.

Having more stuffs in the OS drive slow up the system??
1. If you got the 14.07GB from the Vssadmin, then that is the space taken by restore points.

2. You can easily get rid of the hiberfile. Run this command: powercfg -h off

3. If you have a lot of stuff on any spinning (platter) disk, the inner tracks will take a bit longer to access. That's why most geeks use SSDs for their OS. There you don't have that problem and the random access time is on average 150 times faster than on a spinner.

Thank's,long time thinking of getting a SSD,checked few threads how to install ,then it reminded me your Lovely slogan-Keep it simple... still my mind says i have to try that,when i get more time.Already once screwed up when tried to move the default user folders to different partiton(different drive,having twoo 750gb HDD)
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01 Apr 2013   #16
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
just

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by schwarzennegger View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Very often the cause are restore points in the shadowstorage. Run this command in elevated command prompt and see how much space is currently allocated.

vssadmin list shadowstorage

You can also run WinDirStat for the files (not shadowstorage though).

WinDirStat - Windows Directory Statistics
Thank's.Followed u r instruction,it says 14.07gb(may be the hibernation file).
Actually i have 293gb on c drive in which i have 183gb free,so space is not concern,just worried it should not affect the disk transfer rate or slow up the system.

Having more stuffs in the OS drive slow up the system??
1. If you got the 14.07GB from the Vssadmin, then that is the space taken by restore points.

2. You can easily get rid of the hiberfile. Run this command: powercfg -h off

3. If you have a lot of stuff on any spinning (platter) disk, the inner tracks will take a bit longer to access. That's why most geeks use SSDs for their OS. There you don't have that problem and the random access time is on average 150 times faster than on a spinner.

Came across u r thread Before..Very helpfull

SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
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01 Apr 2013   #17
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
iso

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
There is powerISO or UltraISO . I believe UltraISO is a paid program.
Just google,UltraIso can't used to mount cd image??

Mainly i used Daemon tool pro,for mounting ISO image in virtual drive.
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01 Apr 2013   #18
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

UltraISO could mount discs
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01 Apr 2013   #19
windude99

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by schwarzennegger View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windude99 View Post
I noticed that you are using a system optimizer. Remove that or system restore back to a time before you installed that. Next, run a full scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware: Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware download
At the end of the installation, be sure to uncheck the checkbox that says "Enable Free Trial of Malwarebytes PRO."
Also, if you have UAC turned on, be sure to run Malwarebytes as administrator, so it can install definition and/or program updates.
Thank's for u r response,UAC is turned off,i have Malwarebytes with updates on.Could u pls tell me why i have to remove system optimizer ?
You need to remove it because these "optimizers" could badly wreck your registry. Don't use registry "cleaners" or "optimizers." If you take good care of your Windows 7 installation and keep it up to date, as well as virus free, it should not need "optimizing." However,if you feel it is getting slow, you can follow the steps in this tutorial: Optimize Windows 7
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02 Apr 2013   #20
schwarzennegger

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windude99 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by schwarzennegger View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windude99 View Post
I noticed that you are using a system optimizer. Remove that or system restore back to a time before you installed that. Next, run a full scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware: Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware download
At the end of the installation, be sure to uncheck the checkbox that says "Enable Free Trial of Malwarebytes PRO."
Also, if you have UAC turned on, be sure to run Malwarebytes as administrator, so it can install definition and/or program updates.
Thank's for u r response,UAC is turned off,i have Malwarebytes with updates on.Could u pls tell me why i have to remove system optimizer ?
You need to remove it because these "optimizers" could badly wreck your registry. Don't use registry "cleaners" or "optimizers." If you take good care of your Windows 7 installation and keep it up to date, as well as virus free, it should not need "optimizing." However,if you feel it is getting slow, you can follow the steps in this tutorial: Optimize Windows 7
Thank's Windude99
I got it,i will do that.
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