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Windows 7: W7 prep - Vista reinstall - missing 10GB

20 Oct 2009   #11
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Backup your own files and remove them. Uninstall a maximum of programs. Then remove the shadowstorage. That should get Vista down to less than 20GBs. Check it with WinDirStat ( WinDirStat - Windows Directory Statistics ) before you do the Win7 installation.

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20 Oct 2009   #12

Vista Ultimate 64bit

hmm...i have tried running compcln from cmd prompt and it says that this is not a recognized internal or external command, operable program or batch file

i was using an elevated "administrator" cmd prompt; i also followed the path into my windows32 folder and that compcln.exe file isnt there as far as i can see
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 W7 prep - Vista reinstall - missing 10GB

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