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    New server on order - old server full - what can I delete?

    attached is the spacemonger display of the 6.7GB windows folder on that server - which of those folders can be safely deleted? (size in the graphic indicates size on the disk)
    (and it wasn't me that decided to have Windows and data on the same partition....)

    *WindowsDir.JPG
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    Service pack uninstall files could be deleted.

    Ben

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    why delete, virtualize and make the partition bigger ( extend).
    plus couldnt really see your image , not got my glasses on

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    Quote Originally Posted by andydis View Post
    why delete, virtualize and make the partition bigger ( extend).
    plus couldnt really see your image , not got my glasses on
    This server's being retired in the next couple of weeks - I just need it to hang on until its replacement arrives!

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    loose the kb files (blue, in windir) service pack folder and ie8 updates. delete the KB last as you'll no longer be able to roll back a hotfix with those files gone.


    + when saving graphics images use PNG not JPG

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    Delete that massive userdump in pchealth folder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chazzy2501 View Post
    loose the kb files (blue, in windir) service pack folder and ie8 updates. delete the KB last as you'll no longer be able to roll back a hotfix with those files gone.



    + when saving graphics images use PNG not JPG
    They're gone

    Quote Originally Posted by CyberNerd View Post
    That won't help this drive much but will on some of the others that we're moving to the new server

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    Delete that massive userdump in pchealth folder.
    Gone

    *Right that's 1.99GB free... That'll do donkey, that'll do* [/shrek_mode]
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    Also fix Sophos not being able to update

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    I will now there's space to reinstall it*

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    Quote Originally Posted by BatchFile View Post
    I will now there's space to reinstall it*


    Also a move to version 10 is worth it, I have found that Windows 7 deployment issues have gone... but going off topic now

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