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Memory disappearing due to WVHP

HELP!! I have lost about 15GB of memory in only a month on my new laptop. Icontacted Toshiba with this problem and they told me that a large number of people have been experiencing the same problem, and it has come down to the Windows Vista Home Premium package. They also said that the problem can most likely be resolved through Microsoft. Can you help me, please ? Thank you- Sandra

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  • sandra_duran Jan 14, 2009

    Thank you rockitman187. I had lost 21GB by the time I got your advice. It is now restored and I am able to rest a little easier. It was very helpful and appreciated.

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I had the same problem and found out that Vista was backing up my computer every day and creating a new backup file,I turned off the system restore feature and deleted all but the most recent restore point and that fixed it,I turned the restore feature back on and as of now all is well.

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    Memory disappearing due to WVHPH


    Just find files which are taking space in your system. Moreover I think its the system settig which is doing so, henceyou turnoff the system restore in your system.

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