Full hard-drive

  jonnyg111 26 Feb 12
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I have an Acer computer (three years old) with two hard drives, C and D, each 458 GB. I am now being warned that D is nearly full, with only a few MB left, while C has 367 GB left. D seems to have back-up files on it. What should I do?

Many thanks for your help,

Jonny Griffiths

  iscanut2 26 Feb 12

Are the back ups ones you have done ? Are they full backups and if so of what ? How far back do they go ? It is possible that you can delete some of them and just keep the latest ones. Let us know what they are.

  mgmcc 26 Feb 12

You could move some of your own files from D drive to C drive to free up space on D and then save future files to C drive to spread the load.

  jonnyg111 26 Feb 12

Yes, thank you, iscanut, I have managed to delete some old back-ups, and that has freed up space. I am backed up online in any case. Thank you too, mgmcc. Job done, I think.

Jonny

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