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Click on "Start" -->Run-->type cmd and click on OK. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Now press "Enter". Access to files on NTFS drives is based on permissions set for groups and/or users. this contact form

Please help me out how to view the data in folders? Report thisguy- Oct 25, 2010 at 06:26 PM i ended up using "get data back" and it found my files. Good Luck. Click on "Start" --> In search box, type cmd and press "Enter". https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-hard-drive-appears-full-but-is-not.756897/

Hard Drive Shows Full But Is Not Windows 7

If you right click it and check properties, it will show a size of 0, though it probably has 16.8 GB of files in it (12% of your 140 GB drive). thanx very much!!! First problem - is access denied for good reason?

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Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Sign in to report inappropriate content. Help? External Hard Drive Says Full But Isn't Mac If you try to view it, you get an access denied message.

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The missing space is likely in folders to which you do not have access permissions. Windows 7 Hard Drive Full For No Reason Loading... The weird thing is, if you check on its properties, the used capacity is the same - so clearly, it isn't empty yet. Of note - I had a Windows crash a month ago, I recovered the PC to its day 1 state thanks to the CD that came bundled with the PC.

Hard Drive Is Full But Shouldn't Be

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Skip navigation Sign inSearch Loading... http://visu3d.com/hard-drive/solved-full-image-backup-of-hard-drive.html Good Luck. Second problem - I can't seem to take ownership of it. Abs Recon -Solutions- 53,235 views 1:27 Partition Hard Disk without Formatting [Screencast] - Duration: 3:49. External Hard Drive Says Its Full But Its Not

So - if the Compaq folder to which i can't gain access does have the files pre-crash it would be good to get in there. Loading... The System Volume Information folder is one such folder. http://visu3d.com/hard-drive/solved-hard-drive-too-full-to-defrag.html Advertisement pablohoney42 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 7, 2008 Messages: 3 Hi Windows tells me 120gb of my 140gb HD is full.

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Now check for your files in your External hard drive.

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Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. Report kate- Apr 30, 2011 at 06:24 PM incredible - thank you soooo much! MrGuideYou 103,891 views 4:43 Re-Allocate free space - Duration: 12:46. You may just have to go through each folder to find the ones you can't access Once you find it, you can take ownership of the folder to gain access How

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