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Windows 7: Memory issue continues after factory reset.

26 Mar 2013   #11
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

What is on D now?? Your my documents, my pictures, my music folder is still on C? Steps to do:
  1. Make a good backup of everything!
  2. Uninstall software you don't want/need
  3. Delete everything from D you don't need
Then you have almost the same as a fresh install. What's the problem?


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26 Mar 2013   #12
kapaxiana

windows 7 Home premium 64-bit
 
 

:-( never thought of that, I have learnt my lesson and next time I buy a nre laptop will remember to do it. I guess I am just left with doing it manually! Thanks for your help anyway...
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26 Mar 2013   #13
rhuds13

W7 Prem 64 on Dell, Home Build W7 Pro 64 1drv, XP Pro 1 drv
 
 

Since you are using a Dell go to start all programs then Dell DataSafe. Now open Dell Data Safe and create restore disks. Use can use single or double layer disc. This will be a complete restore of your windows install as it was from Dell, including the restore partition. Now after you have created this you can then go back to the management section and delete the D partition and when done right click on C and select extend partition and just click next to choose entire amount of space. You really don't need that space as D if you have a good external drive that you can install files or copy music to your C drive. Hope this helps.
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