pc slow after freeing up H/D

hi all ,recently deleted about 75 Gig from my hard drive as it was almost maxed,players crashed,files locked up and it was generally struggling,immediatley after this mass deletion things seemed to run better,ive de-fragged c & D,run spybot,ad-aware,regscrubber,disk clean up c & d.
Is there anything else i can do to make things run faster.I am on xp home,any advice appriciated

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:38 22 Aug 04

Sounds like you have done all the necessary things.

You could always compress folders to save more space.

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