Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Installed and Uninstalled XP Mode and now my hard disk is losing space

12 Jul 2011   #11
Melkor

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit SP1
 
 

OK But there are some files in my disk clean up that are deemed as unnecessary. there in the picture and do I need them? And is there a way to prevent this from ever happeneing again?




Attached Images
Installed and Uninstalled XP Mode and now my hard disk is losing space-capture.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
12 Jul 2011   #12
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

All of those can safely be deleted.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2011   #13
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Not to be a smart mule...

...but I have to bring up the point.
It seems to me what you really need is a bigger harddrive...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

12 Jul 2011   #14
Melkor

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit SP1
 
 

Well. I have a 500GB External Hard Disk for any extra things.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2011   #15
Melkor

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit SP1
 
 

Well I can label this as solved but I was thinking in case I install any virtual machines, is it possible to run it from my External Harddisk?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Installed and Uninstalled XP Mode and now my hard disk is losing space




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
I am losing space from C disk
I installed steam to D disk and i selected download place as D disk but when I download a game I lose 1gb space from c disk but games are installing on d disk why am i losing space from c disk?
Performance & Maintenance
Windows cannot be installed to this hard disk space
Help! Please http://i.imgur.com/6n7hw9b.jpg
General Discussion
Installed Windows 7 and I lost about 350GB hard disk space.
Hi guys, So a few months ago I went into disk management in Windows Xp Pro and marked the HP Recovery partation as active and rebooted the laptop. It then started saying no operating system and so I downloaded Linux with a USB stick and was up and running again. I tried fixing it in there but...
General Discussion
I keep losing hard drive space
Hello, I keep losing hard drive space over time, now yes. I've ran CCleaner, I've uninstalled Games that I dont usually play, I had around 40-30GB, it went down so I uninstalled more things and it always goes down no matter what I do. I've defragged my hard drive and only received around 2GB. I...
General Discussion
Randomly Losing Big Amounts Of Disk Space.
Couldn't get anymore descriptive with the title, but I seem to be having a big problem. 2 days ago I had 111 gigs left on my computer. Then, yesterday my computer randomly went down to 45 gigs. I didn't download anything since I am on vacation and the internet here is really slow. This is the...
General Discussion
Losing Disk space AFTER Defrag
:cry: I recently bought a 1TB drive. And swiftly filled it up to 870GB. So I went and deleted 20GB of stuff and decided to defrag it for the first time. I used Defraggler and I noticed that as I was defragging the drive it was listing my disk space as having less and less space... by the time...
Performance & Maintenance


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:07.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App