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    ritish New Member

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    I own a laptop and the OS is in C drive.
    my total consumption of disk space is 5 gb
    but when I right click in properties it shows 8 gb.
    can any one explain the phenomenon
     
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    It happened to me also many times
    I didn't care about it since i had a lot of space on my PC
     
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    but 3gb space is too much to be used by other resources.
     
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    To see d amt of space of ur allocated to Page File just type 'dxdiag' in run.u'll get ur answer.For my pc its bout 2.4GB
     
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    my page file is only 476mb. still i can account for the rest 2.5GB.
    What should I do next to correct it .
    Is there any software available for recovering from such inconsistencies
     
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    I dont think dat u'll get any software to reclaim dat space.U jst hav to live wit it.
     
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