disk space not read correctly

By amein
Jul 23, 2005
  1. hey ive been having problems with bsod lately which r still persistent although ive checked most of the hardware
    today i found my c drive isnt reading almost abt 2gb of space ..ive run disk cleanup removed system restore point ...i dont know wats wrong help me
  2. Liquidlen

    Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094

    Missed bytes on a hardrive can occur for any number of reasons.O/S limitation etc.
    The BSOD's your getting are more significant.Take some time to give some particulars about your machine and the actual error message particulars.
  3. Char_X

    Char_X TS Rookie Posts: 170


    What means drive isn't reading 2gb? How did you determine it? Does it mean that you just have 20 GB partition for example and when trying to count space manually it became 2 GB less?

    2 Gb is looks like a size of recycle bin... And what Anti-virus do you have? If it is any version of Norton AV, it requires to purge Norton protected files in recycle bin to free space (yes, it’s not convenient sometimes). You can do it by rt clicking to the recycle bin.
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