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Moving Appdata to drive d:\

  1. #11


    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
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    9 files are windows system files.
    There's no such Windows System Files called [9 Files] and takes up 6.5 GB of storage. You should investigate what it is.

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  2. #12


    Saudi Arabia
    Posts : 26
    win 8 Enterprise


    Hi.

    9 files details is on attach file.

    Thanks.

    Quote Originally Posted by topgundcp View Post
    9 files are windows system files.
    There's no such Windows System Files called [9 Files] and takes up 6.5 GB of storage. You should investigate what it is.
    Moving Appdata to drive d: Attached Files
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  3. #13


    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64


    My bad. Yes, you are right, they are hidden system files and the way treesize listed is confusing.
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  4. #14


    Saudi Arabia
    Posts : 26
    win 8 Enterprise


    Pc is so far is so good.

    Thank a lot.

    Quote Originally Posted by topgundcp View Post
    My bad. Yes, you are right, they are hidden system files and the way treesize listed is confusing.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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