Windows 7 C Drive Full Problem – Solution

August 10 09:30 2012

It has been troubling me since 3 months from where i started my PC on windows 7. Just after 2 weeks my primary drived started sinking interms of space and major applications like SQL Server start reporting errors that there is not enough space in primary drive (C:\) to perform this action

After a set of googling and visiting discussion foru

ms i reached in to this solution.

The overconsumption is related to user profiles , I dont know how this happens and why this but i have a solution , right or not it will bring back your space

Right click on your My Computer

Properties -> Advanced System Settings



Goto User Profiles – > Settings

windows7 uknown

See the highlighted Account ( Account Unknown), Its consuming 16.1 GB Delete this account


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