Hard Disk is full.

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Support' started by nanatsuaazu, Apr 12, 2018.

  1. nanatsuaazu


    Jul 2, 2014
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    My hard disk has used up 290 GB of space out of the total of 297 GB. The largest occupier is Windows folder which consumed a staggering 237 GB. The Disk Cleanup/Defragmenter has been able to release only 3 GB.
    Is there any way to partly delete/compress this Windows folder?
    nanatsuaazu, Apr 12, 2018
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  2. nanatsuaazu

    TrainableMan ^ The World's First ^ Moderator

    May 10, 2010
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    PA, USA
    You can try a free-ware product like CCleaner to see if it can find more files to delete but I don't know how much it will help. And there are likely hidden system folders that contain restore points & maybe even system backups that you could delete if you have them.
    TrainableMan, Apr 16, 2018
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