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Hi there, over the past few weeks my computer keeps warning me that my local disc (C drive) is full. I've deleted all the songs/t.v shows off of my computer but it just keeps filling up. I've tried to uninstall some programs but it had either no effect or i was unable to uninstall the program. Now every time I try to shut down the computer it says it has to install 4 updates. Unfortunately it never gets past the 2nd update even if i leave it on all night. Please help!

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You don't mention which Operating System you have but you should scan for malware and virus. If you are infected that would explain why the drive keeps filling up and maybe even why your programs won't uninstall or updates complete. Update your AV and boot to safe mode to run the scan or do an online scan if you can, there are few good online scans but one which springs to mind is http://www.eset.com/us/online-scanner/. Also do a scan with free edition of MBAM http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free/

Once you have done scans and removed any infection you might have clear your temp files using either Disk Clean-up from All Programs > Accessories > System Tools or a 3rd party disk cleaner if you have one (don't use any registry cleaners). Make sure you clear at least Temporary Files, Downloaded Program Files, Temporary Internet Files and Recycle Bin.

After doing that turn your system restore off for your C:\ drive then turn it back on again.

Check to see if your updates will install now.

If you run into any problems send a reply here.

Posted on Oct 17, 2013

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Actually, I found the solution here:
http://kb.adobe.com/selfservice/viewContent.do?externalId=332773&sliceId=1

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The Microsoft Windows Installer Cleanup Utility removes enough information from the registry to reinstall Acrobat and restore the missing registry keys.
Warning: The Microsoft Windows Installer Clean Up utility only removes registry entries read by the windows installer. Files and other registry entries for the application are not removed by this utility and could cause inadvertent effects on the system if not removed. If you use this utility, you may have to reinstall other programs that use MSI (Microsoft installer). Caution is advised. Read information about the utility on the Microsoft website at http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;290301 .
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a. Visit the Microsoft website at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290301/en-us .
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