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Hi half of the 160 gb hdd on my acer 5735 is designated as the d drive but nothing is on it and i am starting to run out of space on the c drive help please paul

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You need to look a repartitioning your drive. Software such Partition Magic can do this for you by re-allocating space to C:

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Acer like many other manufactures seem to design their system to fail or have issues just after their 1 year warranty is up. Like other Microsoft windows operating systems, when you receive an error message that you're memory is full. This does not mean you have run out of RAM = memory. You're notebook can only run a max of 4GB of memory. The error message refers to hard disk drive space. Depending on you're operating system, windows will lock out so much drive space so it can move about. All notebooks also have a hidden partition which holds drivers & programs used in combination for running the system restore.
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