Windows 10: New Partition (498MB) low disk space? (Insider Preview)

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    Windows 10 Insider Build 17035 / Ubuntu 17.10
       13 May 2018 #1

    New Partition (498MB) low disk space? (Insider Preview)

    Using the latest Insider Preview Build (Skip Ahead), and for some time I keep getting notifications about a "new" partition of 498MB that it's low on disk space.

    The partition is empty and it's not listed in the Defragment Manager.

    I have a dual boot system with Fedora installed, but I cleaned all the old kernels from there.

    Any idea what might cause this issue?
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  2. Posts : 407
    Windows 10 Pro x64, Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
       13 May 2018 #2

    This is the recovery partition and normally does not get a letter assigned. This is a known issue.
    Just go to the Disk manager and remove the drive letter.
    See this tutorial:
    Remove Drive Letter in Windows 10
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