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Windows 7: Disk displays on clicking computer

05 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate
Disk displays on clicking computer

After opening Explorer, then click on Computer, it shows the stats of various disks in the system with a horizontal bar for each disk, I hope I'd describe this properly.

Some of the disks has Red Bars, some Blue Bars, why the different colours? Does RED indicates something is wrong for that particular hard disk?

Any pointers would be highly appreciated.


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05 Mar 2014   #2

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit

Red usually means there is almost no more space left. Could you post a screenshot of it?
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06 Mar 2014   #3

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

Yep, the disc is getting near full, time to start deleting any garbage, or begin moving it off that particular partition.

Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image
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06 Mar 2014   #4

Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate

Thanks. Yes, the disk have less then 10% left, one that has more than 10% shows blue.

May be that's what it was.

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06 Mar 2014   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello ffrree,

If you like, here are some options to help free up space on the hard drives.

Hard Disk Space - Free Up and Recover
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