1. Join Date : Mar 2016
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       11 Oct 2016 #1

    how and were can i save some space and clean up on my c: drive


    Good Day All
    just curios as to how i can see what is in the sect 4 of the attached macrium picture. and on the tree size file does any of the folders jump out as being too big?

    jus trying to do a little house cleaning before i go back to sea while i still have internet to fix any mess i may create

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  2. Join Date : Jan 2015
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       12 Oct 2016 #2

    That's a partition that is part of Windows.. it supports automatic repair 'recovery' functions. A Windows installation creates several partitions.

    You can create a Macrium system image (great you're using disk imaging!) including all these partitions with check boxes already ticked by selecting
    Backup, Windows Backup
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  3. Join Date : Mar 2016
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       12 Oct 2016 #3

    dalchina said: View Post
    That's a partition that is part of Windows.. it supports automatic repair 'recovery' functions. A Windows installation creates several partitions.

    You can create a Macrium system image (great you're using disk imaging!) including all these partitions with check boxes already ticked by selecting
    Backup, Windows Backup
    please elaborate i only downloaded the program and seen what i could see, yes i want a back up but i'm also trying to clean house and still have time to fix any mess ups that may happen
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  4. Join Date : Mar 2016
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       12 Oct 2016 #4

    many thanks for the reply
    i just made a image/backup of the drive all seems well althogh i was hopeing to clean things up first, but after rethinking it s probably better to do it now and then work from there
    i still need to clean house though
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  5. Join Date : Jan 2015
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       12 Oct 2016 #5

    You have loads of space on C: - no problem.

    Two ways to clean up:
    1. Run Ccleaner periodically (free)
    2. Disk clean-up (Rt click a drive, Properties, General)
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  6. Join Date : Jul 2014
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       12 Oct 2016 #6

    Your C:/ drive is clean enough, that's only one to worry about space wise.
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  7. Join Date : Mar 2016
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       12 Oct 2016 #7

    many thanks all
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