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Neha Kochhar
Neha Kochhar • Feb 11, 2009

Low Disk Space Problem

In my Laptop , its showing a warning of "Low disk space on C Drive.Its running out of space." and its showing 157MB of free space in C Drive. I hav deleted so many softwares n programs from C bt still it is showing only 157 MB.pls help me out of thisπŸ˜”
Abhineet_basan
Abhineet_basan • Feb 18, 2009
hey try cleaning ur C drive. Delete files in C\users\AppData\local folder...these are the temporary files which get accumulated after some time...this problem is more predominant in Vista...hope it works...😁
gohm
gohm • Feb 18, 2009
yep, defrag your drive, the delete or compress what you can to increase space. otherwise a hard drive upgrade is in order. I use an external hard drive for that reason to store music, photos & movies on to keep my laptop running good.
Seanv
Seanv • Feb 21, 2009
If you still have the same problem, run Scan Disk by right clicking on the C drive Icon --> Properties --> Tools ---> Check now button... And if you want to see how much space certain files take up, right click on them and click on properties.. deleting that file would free that much space... I do not advice deleting files in C however, if you do not need a program, go to control pannel --> Add remove programs and remove the programs from there... Hope this helps.
YourTechMate
YourTechMate • Feb 21, 2009
A few EASIEST and safest things you can do to get your pc back to life.

1. Download a freeware (Certified ***** rating by Product reviews and prices, software downloads, and tech news - CNET) called as CCLEANER. I am using this software since last 1 yr. Since than all space problems, all garbage junk files and other related issues got resolved. My pc runs as fast as was new and never shows space issues.

Just give it a try and let me know. I am damn sure this will resolve the purpose.

2. Next you need a software called as 'auslogics disk defrag'... This is by far the fastest and cleanest disk degragmenter. Use this software and after using these two softwares your space related issues for your pc(Assuming windows based pc) will get resolved.

3. After doing the above 2 points. Next install Norton or any gud antivirus. RUN it full.

4. If you are a frequent internet user than Probably your machine got hit by a Trojan horse (Kinda virus) , so install PC TOOLS firewall (Freeware and is excellent tool).


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durga ch
durga ch • Feb 23, 2009
as Gohm mentioned
defragmentation should help

as well do an auto archieve . it releases a good amount of memory as well πŸ˜€

i doubt can it be because of any malware or virus??
yeah, viruses and worms can be a big culprit, causing perpetual low disk space. Give the computer a good thorough scan πŸ˜€
yousufrafi
yousufrafi • Mar 13, 2009
well you have to do 2 things for that 1st of all defrag your C drive and 2ndly there is a program called SpeedUpMYPC, when you delete/uninstall a software from your PC it's not completely deleted, this little software will make sure that the software is completely deleted my cleaning the extra files, so run the scan and your C drive will be free again
engg4world
engg4world • Apr 5, 2009
hi friends i had the same problem, i will also try the above techniques and will update , CE is rocking .😁
Was your problem resolved after defragmentation / cleaning your temp files. Are you using Vista or XP or any otehr OS?
Rifaa
Rifaa • Apr 8, 2009
OR u can just use the windows disk cleanup utility. simple
hero back
hero back • Jul 13, 2009
there is only 175M, you cannot do defragment, you should run Clean Up (right click the partition and click properties), but this cannot solve the problem completely. You'd better use some program to resize the partition and make it bigger. You may try the best free partitioning software
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Jul 13, 2009
I've a strong urge to remove the 'free partitioning software' link from above post.
jhbalaji
jhbalaji • Jul 29, 2009
Yeah
CCleaner is Good get it from here
CCleaner - Download

Auslogics from here
Auslogics - Download Auslogics Disk Defrag

Use Nod32 antivirus it's good mate...

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