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Where the space is going I have no clue, but I found it to be really bizzare. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion The space keeps shrinking and shrinking. Hard drive shrinking is a useful practice if you use partitions to organize your data. have a peek at this web-site

That means it's still calculating. NOTE: Backup any files that cannot be replaced. LikeLike Reply thrillracer says: February 22, 2015 at 4:40 AM Looks like I had a boatload of memory dump files in the Bin. I took most of iLife, burned it to CD's then deleted them for extra space.

500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space

And last night I had about 10.9gb and today I have 10.34gb. Advertise on MacRumors Our Staff Arnold Kim Editorial Director Email • Twitter Eric Slivka Editor in Chief Email • Twitter Juli Clover Editor Email • Twitter Joe Rossignol Editor Email • By kaidomac in forum OS X - Operating System Replies: 0 Last Post: 03-11-2006, 06:26 PM Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may Read your manual as to how to access the hidden partition; you are going to have to hit a key or key combo to start the recovery process.

If you know you will be away longer than that, I just ask for notice ahead of time. Triple6, Mar 2, 2013 #5 crjdriver Moderator Joined: Jan 2, 2001 Messages: 34,971 You can post a screenshot right in your thread. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Treesize RJTX45 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 7:18 AM Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi...

About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve C Drive Losing Space For Time Machine users on notebooks running Lion or later, space may be consumed by Time Machine local snapshots, which can be disabled. If not, it could also be due to general system behavior. Below is the system info for my pc.

Giga vs. s r.o.) ESET Online Scanner v3 (HKLM-x32\...\ESET Online Scanner) (Version: - ) ETDWare PS/2-x64 7.0.5.13_WHQL (HKLM\...\Elantech) (Version: 7.0.5.13 - ELAN Microelectronics Corp.) Fast Boot (HKLM\...\{13F4A7F3-EABC-4261-AF6B-1317777F0755}) (Version: 1.0.6 - ASUS) GOM Player Started by clefty123 , May 26 2014 03:54 AM Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next This topic is locked 40 replies to this topic #1 clefty123 clefty123 Members 49 Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem?

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Maybe I have to get a bigger hard drive, I don't know, but 60gb was always enough for me before. uStart Page = hxxp://www.google.com uDefault_Page_URL = hxxp://asus.msn.com uProxyOverride = 127.0.0.1;localhost;10.*;192.168.*;127.0.0.1:895;127.0.0.1:896; mWinlogon: Userinit = userinit.exe, BHO: Adobe PDF Link Helper: {18DF081C-E8AD-4283-A596-FA578C2EBDC3} - C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\Acrobat\ActiveX\AcroIEHelperShim.dll BHO: Windows Live Family Safety Browser 500gb Hard Drive Shows Only 130 Gb Of Space Shrinking your hard drive happens when you shrink a partition -- the hard drive itself doesn't shrink, though. Hard Drive Showing Wrong Capacity By the way, I have an early 2011 MacBook Pro i5 and 8gb of ram.

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What is eating my spaceFor space issues not explained by the above, there are a few things you can try, some of which may or may not apply: Begin by restarting

I guess I need to change hard disk. Feb 15, 2007 7:09 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by ddddddddunit, ddddddddunit Feb 15, 2007 7:11 AM in response to Boece Level 1 (0 points) Feb 15, Windows Home 7 Premium. I will just leave my MacBook Pro idle and it will increase in used HD space very slowly.

Related Resources solved Hard drive total space is smaller than it should be solved Disk management will not partition 2TB hard drive smaller than 900GB solved can you use toshiba recovery You can also split your hard drive up so that it's easier to organize your information, and easier to install and reinstall operating systems. Use OmniDiskSweeper, JDisk Report, Disk Inventory X, DaisyDisk or GrandPerspective to see how space is being used on your drive. http://inc1.net/hard-drive/harddrive-bad.html Here is a list of similar issues: tech net stack overflow and here is a bug reported on technet about the search indexer Windows search indexer bug LikeLike Reply emma says:

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I will give an "all-clean" message at the very end with some additional information on how to stay malware-free.Lastly, I would like to remind you that most members here are volunteers, Maybe the government is spying on my super sensitive alien messages. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Each partition is distinct, almost like its own drive.

Still no luck. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. A big, huge, ugly, nasty, 40 GB file called "Windows.edb". I will notify you if I know I will need to be away for longer than 48 hours.NOTE: Backup any files that cannot be replaced.

crjdriver, Mar 2, 2013 #3 miladjuckel Thread Starter Joined: Mar 2, 2013 Messages: 18 i downloaded it, but it seems to constantly be changing numbers not sure if its still calculating