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In this paper, the authors describe a way to efficiently utilize free disk space on Desktop machines connected over a network. In many Networks today, the local disks of a client node are only used sporadically. This is an attempt to manage the data storages in a network efficiently and to provide the software support for sharing of disk space on Desktop machines in LAN. In the current situation, storage expansion on conventional servers has constraints like, maximum expansion limitation, costly affair and in case of hardware replacement, up gradation; the manual relocation of data becomes messy.