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By movieman1 ·
I have a new computer. Upon startup, it created a D drive supposedly for the purpose of a backup drive. Now that I have used the computer for a while, I keep getting a message telling me that this drive is running out of space. I am also getting a backup warning that tells me that I haven't backed up the computer in over 30 days. When I try to back up the computer, it fails only to tell me that there is not enough space on the d drive to do the backup. How do I get off of this merry go round.

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Solved it

by movieman1 In reply to Information backup

Well, thanks to some information from this website..I answered my own question. There is a free download of a program named Partition Magic. It allowed me to create some unallocated space and then absorb it into the recovery drive. This way I was able to make some free room in the recovery drive and do a backup. Sometimes I scare myself.

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Glad to hear it.

by CharlieSpencer In reply to Solved it

Carve another notch in your cyber-belt.

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But what if

by The 'G-Man.' In reply to Solved it

that hard drive packed in?

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It's a new thing

by santeewelding In reply to But what if

Called, living on the edge.

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