Windows Vista forum: Losing Hard disk space - fast!!!!!!

by: emmormous July 12, 2007 1:57 PM PDT

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Losing Hard disk space - fast!!!!!!

by emmormous - 7/12/07 1:57 PM

I have a 250Gig HD (okay 230 in real money). 20 is used on applications and saved items - Treesize application software confirms that.
But my space is shrinking at about a Gig a day. Currently it says I have 180Gigs free space when in reality I should have 210Gigs. I am virus free (according to AVG), the machine is only a couple of weeks old.
It is a Packard Bell iMedia 2579 - Core 2 Duo E6300 processor 1.86 Ghz with 1GB Ram and a HD of 250GB - running on Vista Home Premium.

Can anybody tell me what is happening?

Like I said, application software (and Vista itself) tells me I have used approximately 20GB of my Hard Drive, so what has happened to the other 30GB that is clearly shown as used, but there is no indication on how, or where?

It has got me flumuxed.

Cheers and thanks very much if you have any ideas. I just don't know where to start.

Emmo.

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