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Windows 7: Remove back up of defunct PC on external HDD

07 Dec 2016   #11
Barman58

Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu
 
 

One other thing to check is that there are no partitions on the external drive without an assigned drive letter - these will not show in windows until you assign a letter using Computer Management - Disk management


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07 Dec 2016   #12
Gadgety

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

DavidE, thank you. Yes, it showed that the remaining 142.5 GB was the WindowsImage backup of the current PC. Which was showing as 9GB in Windows Explorer. Thank you Strollin, Barman58 and DavidE for the assistance!
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07 Dec 2016   #13
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

You're welcome and glad to hear you figured it out !
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