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Windows 7: Windows 7 after clean install takes up 183gb of space? Whaaaa?

03 Mar 2011   #21
GratefulDean

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Thanks,

There were three actually. I deleted one but the overall reduction in drive space was not enough for me to believe that these files were causing the issue.

Barefoot Kid, in a post above, gave a link to his tutorial on HDD optimization for a clean OS install. I'd check it out. It was exactly what I needed.


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16 Nov 2011   #22
niltomega

Windows 7 proffesional
 
 

Indeed it is Probably you Windows.old folder. I had the same problem.
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