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How to solve "system disk/drive full" problem?

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2016-10-10 17:42:52 Posted by Barbie to Free Partition Manager Software

Free partition manager to free system disk on hard drive and optimize your PC performance. Tutorial to solve "system disk/drive full" problem.

System Disk/Drive Is Full Problem

More and more applications and files are stuffed into your PC; you may encounter this famous Windows message one day: your system disk is full!

Under Windows XP, the system disk full message is like this: "You are running out of disk space on Local Disk (C:). To free space on this drive by deleting old or unnecessary files, click here."

system disk is full on Windows XP

Under Windows 7, the system disk full message looks like this: the system disk will be displayed in red.

system disk is full on Windows 7

What will happen when C drive or system disk is full?

1. The system disk full problem will slow your computer.

2. Stop you from installing new applications.

3. The worst is the computer may crash after running on full system disk for a long time.

Solve system disk full problem with EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition

Migrating for a new and bigger disk is a good idea, but you have to buy a new disk and reinstall the operating system on the new disk. Is there a way to solve the system disk full problem for free? The answer is YES!

EaseUS Partition Master Free Edition is a free and powerful partition manager to release some space from other disks to extend system partition (C: drive) under Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8 32/64 bit. Here is the detailed steps:

1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master.

Free partition manager software

2. Select a partition which as enough unused space and right click it by choosing "Resize/Move partition". Drag the partition handle leftwards to shrink the drive. Then there will be unallocated space behind this drive.

Move the shrunk drive rightwards to let the unallocated space be behind the system partition (C: drive) and click OK.

Move the data partition

3. Select the system partition (C: drive), right click it and select "Resize/Move partition", drag the partition handle rightwards to extend system partition (C: drive). Click Apply( if you do not want to finish it, you can click "Undo").