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C Drive keeps filling up

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    C Drive keeps filling up

    My C drive keeps filling up.

    Don Cole

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    Austin TX metro area
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    Windows 7 Pro 64bit [MS blue-disk set]

    With what?
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    N. Calif
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    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 Pro (tablet), W10 (laptop)

    A little more info please. Is it due to you saving files there or is it mysteriously filling for an unknown reason?

    Have you tried a disk cleaning operation using Windows Disk Cleanup or another tool such as CCleaner?

    Do you have another drive (such as a D: drive) that you could move some files to?
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    Use Treesize Free to see what is occupying all the space.
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C Drive keeps filling up
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