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Windows 7: no hdd space left cause of SVI

27 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
no hdd space left cause of SVI

i have 191gb of 250gb hdd used by the system volume info folder i need help getting rid of whats in there.
i have tried to delete old system restores but i can see none, windirstar will let me but i dont just wanna delete anything. ive checked shadow restore only has 1-10gb to use.
what can i do to give me my space i need back?

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27 Dec 2010   #2
Johnathan Lyman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

Sooo.... what's in there? Can you be more descriptive?

Have you emptied your Recycle Bin?
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29 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

ive emptied the Recycle Bin, there files called
ect, i have no old restores what are they?

should i delete them? or a reformat is easier?
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29 Dec 2010   #4

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Try taking ownership of the files, and then delete them ... you may need to boot into safe mode to do this...

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