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C: drive is full, I am deleting....

Is there a best way to do this? Things like this is junk,

I believe:  TrailLink_com - Welcome_files ????


Can you suggest a best way.?


I have gotten Registry Mechanics, and Uniblue Registry fix 2...


I am beginning to feel stupid... the Uniblue shows one thing and Registry Mechanics always has more fixes.....


Please let me know if there is a good way to do this, or a better way to go about this.  My computer was attached to a server for the home business Peachtree Program,  which is not on this computer, except in backups, and this computer is independent with most of the programs. I had two printers available, a laser jet and an ink jet that I connected to with the original network.  I easily loaded the HP 7850  to this computer that I am writing about. I have a scanner attached to this network on another computer, and  it seems to be loaded OK on this computer, as I did earlier.   I am not able to re-load my HP 7850 Photosmart Series on my computer because I removed some older software and that was removed  too. Whenever I try to add or take anything away, the message that my Winnt (C:) has no room, only 148 M or K bytes available.  Not enough to do anything... Can you help me?




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Re: C: drive is full, I am deleting....

How big is the C:\ drive? If you don't have a P4, your harddrive is probably not that big to begin with. It might be a good idea to get an external drive, save your data to it and wipe the hard-drive clean. Reinstall Windows and your done

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Re: C: drive is full, I am deleting....

Adding RAM would not fix his problem of a full Hard Drive. Click on "My Computer" then click Local Disk (C:). BE CAREFUL doing it this way. you can delete the WRONG File and fry your system Another Safe way is "Control Panel" then "Add Remove Programs." Then you manually select the junk programs and cra you downloaded. Thats the easiest fastest way.

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Re: C: drive is full, I am deleting....

You could try adding more RAM:

Below is a automated scan system it will let you know how much ram you can add,etc...

Go there click Scan System.

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Why is my computer slow?

remove all but essential apps and programs
while it has 16 gb of memory the ram is working overtime to move data around as it loads
if it is a pc unit (not a phone ) then when you finally get it to open go to device driver and do a defrag on the hard drive
I suspect that the hard drive is on the edge of failure as well
take it to a it geek shop for a systems check to see what is slowing it down

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How to use Ccleaner to keep your Computer in good condition

Hi Everyone

I want to explain to you how you use Ccleaner to keep your Computer in good condition.

What is CCleaner ?? Ccleaner is a program that remove the junk files (unnecessary files) from your computer and clean up the registry in a very safe mode.


You can choose what junk files you want to remove, it is categorized so it is easy to find out ex. if you need the cookies of your Internet Browser you can simply uncheck this feature.
Junk files are coming when you are using the computer, so many programs write temporary files to the computer and after they do not need them any more, but they need it only just at the moment they are being used. Time after time when you use the computer, programs writing new temporary files and the computer starting getting full of this temporary files, that means the computer are getting slower and slower and some times the programs comes up with strange errors not even the support Team can help you with. It is safe to remove the junk files when you are use a recommended program as Ccleaner (I will say it is the best on cleaner).
If you never have removed the junk files on your computer and you use Ccleaner, you will note the difference right after, the computer will run better/faster/more stable.

In Ccleaner there 2 things that are wery inportant to do and are completely safe to do:
1: Junk files cleaner
2: Registry cleaner

About Registry cleaner :


Registry cleaner are categorized too, you can see on the picture above how it search in different sections on the registry (Missing Shared DLLs, Unused File Extensions, ActiveX and Class Issues.... etc. You can choose to only take one category at the time or you can select as many you like.Once you have selected the category's(errors/junk) you want to search for, you press on the button down on the screen Called Scan for Issues. After you have done that, Ccleaner start searching in your registry for the checked issues. When it have done that, you can choose to repair the problems, just selecting the Fix the selected Issues. You have the possibility to choose what files you want to delete first. After this you can make a backup of the files before you delete them, in case of any errors you can always restore the files.


This is the first registry cleaner I did start with, I still use it once a week and others registry cleaner (more deep search) I do use once a month.
I can fully recommend Ccleaner as registry cleaner, and I did never had problem with it. It is a light registry cleaner and you can safely use it.

Registry's errors are coming when you are upgrading/updating/uninstall and more in the category of software. Many programs are not so good to clean after them self when they uninstall their product, therefore there are a lot of missing registry items and this are making the computer unstable and slow and more. Using reliable registry cleaners can make your computer running as new again :O)

You can find CCleaner here:

If you want a portable version you can use on your USB storage you can download one of these versions :


One last note : I have been reading in the internet that CCleaner junk cleaner has cleaned Microsoft Office 2003 to good, so they was needed to reinstall the Microsoft Office 2003 again, But my experience is my friend did use it on a destroyed Microsoft Office 2003 and it is running again now without problems, so I let it up to you, if you want to use the feature to clean Office 2003(junk files), you can simply check/uncheck the possibilty. This is only on the junk files and not on the registry files there maybe is a problem, hmm

Have a nice computing.

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To make your computer (hard disk) lean and mean, uninstall any programs you do not use.
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Go to the Windows Control Panel, and choose Internet Options. Click on Delete Files, and choose to delete the Cache, including any "offline" files.

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I have been told to delete all files to speed up computer? What happens if I delete things I am not sure what they are?

If someone told you to delete all files, they were wrong. Many files are extremely important for Windows to operate. You could delete files you have downloaded, such as movie or music files, to make more room on the hard drive. To make the computer go faster you need to
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Optimize the Windows Recyle Bin
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My Laptop suddenly takes 15 minutes to turn on from the loading screening (where it says acer after its turned on and the blue loading bar is going) and simple tasks are now slower, such as the media...

The best thing you can do is add more RAM. As more programs and documents are loaded the more RAM it needs. However, there are also a couple of other things you can try first. This will clean up all the old /tmp files that are not needed and also fix your hard drive so all the data is together and not spread out.
click on start>programs>accessories>system tools>disk cleanup. Run this first to get rid of the junk files that are left on your computer by websites
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Hope this helps.

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