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  1. #1

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    windows 8

    disk space

    I delete a lot of programs and yet disk space is still 75% full. Why after dumping so many programs does that happen?

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    Win8.1 Pro, Desktop Mode

    Empty recycle bin..??
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    Programs don't usually take up the most space on a PC, it's usually the data that uses the most space. It is probably pictures, videos, and things like that taking up most of the space. There is a great program for determining what files are taking up the space on your HD, it's called WinDirStat. I'll post a link to it below.

    WinDirStat - Windows Directory Statistics
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    Try deleting some duplicate images, files on your drive

    I would suggest you use DuplicateFilesDeleter program, Its simple, multi-threaded & effective tool that ensures 100% accuracy. You can then choose to delete the selected duplicate or original files. Check this out for sure to find resolution to most of the duplicate filess/image issues !!!
    Omeljan Sabrina
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  5. #5

    Quote Originally Posted by teak View Post
    I delete a lot of programs and yet disk space is still 75% full. Why after dumping so many programs does that happen?
    How did you delete those programs ?
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    Check this link for all other possible ways to clean up the space in ur PC
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