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MY COMPUTER KEEPS TELLING ME IT HAS A PROBLEM

A window keeps popping up that says my Recovery (D:) on computer is almost full. When I click on it, it shows me a red line almost all the way accross the graph.

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    A Womans Computer Man May 11, 2010

    ohhh..not too cool..can you open up start, programs, accessories, and then defrag...and see what it tells you on main panel, about disk available?

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I means that your d drive is running out of space, there is not enough free space in it. In your situation, you can delete some unnessary files in it, but this method cannot solve the problem for a long term. You can use some free third party software to move free space from other drive to your C drive. http://www.extend-partition.com

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It sounds like you have been storing files on the Recovery partition (D:) instead of your C: drive. You should not do that. The Recovery partition should just that. If you need more space consider a USB external hard drive.

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

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