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Computer goes to blue screen when turned on.

Says windows has shut down to protect and that may not have enough hard drive memory. its partitioned and is down to under 7%on c but has 98% on D drive. tried to reboot in safe and last know configuration but it still goes to the same screen. it does give a stop code. HELLLP!!!

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Windows need at least 50 to 60MB just to function this does not include windows swap file.
Windows will not go to D drive for this space.
You have two options. Buy a larger primary hard disk drive for windows and all your data.
Two, delete D drive partition. Personally I would buy a 250GB or 300GB drive and install windows fresh. Once windows is installed and updated I would jumper the old primary drive to function as a slave drive and connect it into the system. By doing this you will not loose any data from the old primary disk drive. You can copy most of you're data to the new drive but will still have to reinstall other programs.
Lastly you can reduce the D drive partition. To do this click start and type diskmgmt.msc into the run window. Delete the D drive. Windows will add the freed space to C drive after a reboot.

Good luck!
Mike

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