how can i get more disk space

By matthew19
Jun 14, 2006
  1. hi guy

    matthew19 here again with another porblem how can i get more disk space on my laptop i have now 18,598,813,696 bytes left which is eqivalent to 17.3 GB and i want to get it back in to just over 30 bytes. my actuall disk space is over 40 MB

    do i have go get an upgrade or can i do something to get it back to where it is
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hi Matthew.

    One of the easiest ways to create more disk space, is simply to uninstall anything you don`t use or require, from add remove programmes in your control panel.

    Once you`ve finished uninstalling stuff, run a defrag.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. korrupt

    korrupt TS Rookie Posts: 716

    Uninstall all unneeded programs, check for viruses and spyware, run a disk clean up, defragment. This should do nicely.


  4. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    Back up any document/media files you don`t access very often,to DVD/CD.
    Then delete them from the HD.

    Reduce system restore space to 400MB or so.
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