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Windows 7: Help! Something Eating My C Drive

20 Nov 2010   #11
richc46

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The good Capt has given advice, too. You may want to look at that, also.
To answer your question. Go back to where you were but this time configue. Decide how much
space you want to devote to SR.


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20 Nov 2010   #12
bmb10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

i cant devote any space my C drive is gone its zero bytes free of 244GB and any space i clear something just eats right back up.... i cant create a restore point is what i was trying to say
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20 Nov 2010   #13
richc46

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Run an antivirus scan
Download and run malwarebytes, full scan after update.
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20 Nov 2010   #14
bmb10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I ran Norton This morning and yesterday it didn't pick up anything i have Norton Internet Security 2011 and i already ran Malwarebytes and it picked up stuff but didn't fix the problem and i ran registrymechanic still nothing
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20 Nov 2010   #15
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Try malwarebytes, its one of the best and it has surprised many with what it found.
If negative, download this and we can analzye your drive
WinDirStat - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com
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20 Nov 2010   #16
bmb10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

WindirStat doesn't load on here its not compatible with 64 bit is there another version?
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20 Nov 2010   #17
bmb10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Could i Just Wipe My C Drive and everything and just start new?
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20 Nov 2010   #18
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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In lieu of that try this
JDiskReport
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20 Nov 2010   #19
richc46

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bmb10 View Post
Could i Just Wipe My C Drive and everything and just start new?
Its your computer and what you want to do can be done, if you have a DVD and key.
But, I dont think there is really a problem, lets try to find out
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20 Nov 2010   #20
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Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

the Jdiskreport doesn't work either incompatible with my operating system
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