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D drive is full

It says to use 8 cd's I do not want to back up my computer this way, how do I fix this problem,
I just bought this norton package at walmart, last year I never had to to this, could someone please help me.

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With the given minimal amount of information, the following could resolve the existing lack of hardrive space.
FOR PC (Not for Mac)
1. DISK CLEANUP:
a. Open Windows Explorer
b. Right mouse click on the drive D
c. on the popup menu, click on "Properties"
d. a new window will popup, on the tabs is called "General"
e. on the "General" tab click on the "Disk Cleanup" Button
f. Follow directions and delete the files that Windows tells you to delete (Disclaimer: Since I can not see the files, I can not say if you will need tem or not; HOWEVER, for the last nine years, I have never seen this procedure delete any files necessary for the computers operation.

2. Alternatively, you can install another hardrive to have more hardrive space and so you would not have to deal with the 8 cds issue or lack of space.

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