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Windows 7: I am losing space from C disk

18 Aug 2014   #1
StanicEnemy

windows 7 x64
 
 
I am losing space from C disk

I installed steam to D disk and i selected download place as D disk but when I download a game I lose 1gb space from c disk but games are installing on d disk

why am i losing space from c disk?


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18 Aug 2014   #2
Mayank Parmar

Windows 10 Tech Preview
 
 

Open CMD as admin, run command VSSADMIN DELETE SHADOWS /FOR=C: /ALL
it should free up some space on C drive
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18 Aug 2014   #3
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello StanicEnemy,

For now, see if this below may be able to help ID what's using the hard drive space.

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