Re: unexplained loss of hard drive space on disk
On Sat, 26 Jul 2008 14:46:00 -0700, alanjane
>I'm running Windows Vista on a Toshiba Satellite laptop. Without any
>additions of program material to the computer, it shows a steadily dropping
>amount of space on the disk that remains available.
>In a three week perod with doing nothing other than using the internet and
>reading e-mails, available space on the disk dropped by 5 GB.
>The disk has been cleaned, internet options deleted and the entire computer
>has been defragmented with no change to the situation.
>I am totally baffeled by what is changing available space. Help!
System Restore reserves 15% of your hard drive for restore points.
As new restore points accumulate, more of that reserved space becomes
used and you show less space available.
So what you see is normal.