Mar 20, 2011 at 4:20 AM #13 mikel33 New Member Joined: Nov 20, 2007 Messages: 96 (0.03/day) Thanks Received: 1 System Specs Processor: Intel Core i7 960 Motherboard: Asus Sabertooth X58 Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer Aspire 5750G OS Windows 7 Home Premium x64 CPU Intel Core i3-2310M 2.10GHz Memory 4GB Graphics Card nVidia GeForce GT520M CUDA That will take out a good chunk of windows file size, and is also useful for imaging the system. http://isospanplus.com/windows-7/windows-7-folder-refresh-fix.html
Thank you guys.. But I don't exactly know how Windows uses a page file and I don't have an SSD around and have little experience with them, so it's mostly speculation. I already gave up and decided to buy a new drive, but since I don't have the money and time yet to purchase a new one, I kept researching for the This is after doing disk cleanup and removing all but the last backup image.
Disable System Restore. 5. Sound Card: Pioneer VSX-519V + Yamaha YHT-270 / sennheiser HD595/518 + bob marley zion's Power Supply: Corsair HX 750i (Platinum, fan off til 300W) Mouse: Logitech G403 + Func 1030 (G700s i've been running with a 2GB page file since i had 512MB of system ram and now i'm on 8GB. Scooby-Dooby-DooOct 31, 2015, 1:24 PM Today I noticed that my Windows 7 folder size is about 50GB.I checked and noticed that the C:\Windows\Installer folder contains about 17GB, and the C:\Windows\winsxs folder
Remove unwanted Windows Features. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Skylake Special #666 OS Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64 CPU Intel Core i7 6700K @ 4.2 GHz Motherboard Asus to view the percentage used by the shadow storage - c:\vssadmin list shadowstorage If you see that they are using too much storage, you can delete them by typing the command In the following pages, I’ll go through specific configuration steps for two different categories of data and system files.
Last edited: Mar 20, 2011 Mar 20, 2011 at 3:58 AM #10 mikel33 New Member Joined: Nov 20, 2007 Messages: 96 (0.03/day) Thanks Received: 1 System Specs Processor: Intel Core i7 Windows 7 Professional Size It drove me crazy trying to solve it. And it says about 1 day remaining. You can reduce the page file to 1 or 2gb when using a SSD without any speed loss.
I can honestly say that I am ignorant to RAID.Click to expand... Here are four places where you can minimize the amount of space used on the system drive. Windows 10 Folder 50gb Page 2: Data files This is the largest of the categories and potentially the biggest space-saver. Windows 10 50gb Thursday, June 24, 2010 11:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Dale, With operating system files visible, I see 54GB used.
The Peculiar File How much additional mass does the earth gain each day from solar radiation? http://isospanplus.com/windows-7/an-error-occurred-while-windows-was-synchronizing-with-time-windows-com-windows-7.html Running windows 7 professional 64 bit I set it up to have a 55 gig corsair SSD 20x gig speed drive especially dedicated just for the OS. System Specs System Name: I need a good name for this PC lol Processor: i7 3770k @ 4.5GHz (1.25v, delidded IHS) Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme 4 Cooling: Corsair H80 (2x120mm Fractal But that’s not how Windows works, and in my experience trying to make this sort of radical change is unnecessary and dangerous. (Caution: If you search the Internet, you can find Windows 7 Size On Disk After Install
Thanks! #1 avp2306, Nov 15, 2011 fastman Golden Member Joined: Oct 9, 1999 Messages: 1,486 Likes Received: 0 I'll have to watch this thread for some intel myself! Thanks to all for helping a lowly composer ~UC the great randiniMay 17, 2012, 2:59 AM are you using a disc or is this somthing that you downloaded?system requirements = • No, create an account now. http://isospanplus.com/windows-7/windows-7-libraries-folder-location.html The time now is 22:37.
I've also made sure that the recycling bin is empty. Windows 7 Installer Folder How do I recover that? Assuming that Windows uses it the same way as memory, it'll read/write to it at random times, possibly a lot, and that could easily turn your newfangled spendy SSD into aforementioned
Or set it to something extremely low, like 512MB, to prevent problems with programs that require the page file to be there. I can't understand how is possible that only with a OS and 4 programs my SSD is close to be full. MS would do so much better with the [stupid] bloat comments if they dumped all the crap in the user folder like Linux does. Windows 8.1 Size As every Windows user knows, files you delete are actually moved to the Recycle Bin, where you can recover them in the event of an accidental deletion.
How big are they?You can manually set the pagefile to something smaller like 2gb. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Yeah, Linux. this contact form That 30Gb does include about 6Gb of program files though so you should be able to get a clean install to around 24Gb, probably less.
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As far as RAID... Click Indexing Options from the results list to open the Indexing Options dialog box. 3. I don't want this thing dying on me anytime soon... Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
Its not. "Installer" has copies of all of the MSI's that your installed so "add/remove programs" works. Here's my own 512GB SSD usage on the C-partition (86GB allocated, of which 26GB is free) where the PAGEFIL.SYS is 8GB (as is my RAM). Now.. My hard drive is 80GB and until yesterday, I had about 24GB free.
Mar 20, 2011 at 3:42 PM #25 Wrigleyvillain PTFO or GTFO Joined: Oct 13, 2007 Messages: 7,704 (2.28/day) Thanks Received: 1,791 Location: Chicago System Specs System Name: DarkStar Processor: i5 3570K Hope this helps.. Makes me reconsider getting a SSD for my next build, given I'll most likely go with windows 7.Click to expand... never had any issues from it.
I installed it on my laptop (ultimate), and it only took up around 32gb of space, which still seems massive, but definitely smaller than when I install it on the Intel Run Disk Cleanup. 2. One other thing to note too is that Windows allocates 75% of your RAM size as hibernation file.