View Full Version : Hard drive showing as full

06-09-2001, 11:25 AM
Can anyone offer some suggestions for a workmate whose PC's hard drive is showing as full, even after deleting a large number of files etc??

I think they are on Win98.

06-09-2001, 03:46 PM
Don't forget to empty the recycle bin, just deleting won't get rid of them.
You could try deleting the contents of the windows temp file, they somtimes grow pretty big

06-09-2001, 09:07 PM
After emptying the recycle bin, run a scandisk, as the freespace count is often incorrect. This will fix it.

11-09-2001, 11:27 PM
In System Tools run:

(1) Scandisc

(2) Disc Cleanup, to get rid of various temporary files etc.

But as said earlier delete, then empty delete!