1. Joined : Nov 2016
    Abu Dhabi
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    Windows 10 Home
       1 Week Ago #1

    I compressed my whole hardrive (Need Help)


    I compressed my main computer's hard drive. Now there is a blue shrink icon on all of my files, even after I download something new. Does anyone know how to undo this?

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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 711
    Windows 10 Home x64
       1 Week Ago #2

    That is Program Files folder. It should not be a great issue if compressed. Downloads tend to go to a different folder. Try booting into safe mode and uncompress your drive.
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  3. Joined : Nov 2016
    Abu Dhabi
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Home
       6 Days Ago #3

    eLPuSHeR said: View Post
    That is Program Files folder. It should not be a great issue if compressed. Downloads tend to go to a different folder. Try booting into safe mode and uncompress your drive.
    It's not only Program Files, it's everything

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  4. Joined : Nov 2016
    Abu Dhabi
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10 Home
       6 Days Ago #4

    eLPuSHeR said: View Post
    That is Program Files folder. It should not be a great issue if compressed. Downloads tend to go to a different folder. Try booting into safe mode and uncompress your drive.
    Oh sorry, It worked now. I uncompressed the drive by going to properties and unchecked the 'Compress disk to save space' and it worked. It didn't work last time for some reason.
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