Powerquest Image Drive problem

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by chkhong, Jul 27, 2002.

  1. chkhong

    chkhong Guest

    Anyone know why my c drive properties should say 30Gb full when totalling up individual folders and files in the c drive window (including hidden files) only comes up to about 20Gb?
    I have a 60Gb HDD and am trying to back it up onto a partition on the same drive using Powerquest Image Drive's setup wizard. It keeps coming up with a disc error message saying that the disc is full. This occurs during the builing of an image file, long after after a partition had been automatically made.
    Thanks in advance to any answers.
  2. seeme

    seeme Guest

    have u taken into account temp internet and temp files and recycle bin?

    umm, i never find doing a tally like what youve done to be %100 accurate of what my c:\ properties say

    tha doesnt really answer your question but hope it give some new ideas
  3. chkhong

    chkhong Guest

    Hey thanks! I had previously emptied the Recycle Bin. After your reply,I looked in the Norton Recycle Bin and emptied the 'protected files' and I've suddenly got 13Gb back!! Thanks.
  4. zoey

    zoey Guest

    Norton has their own recycle bin?
  5. Sazar

    Sazar F@H - Is it in you? Staff Member Political User Folding Team

    Between Austin and Tampa
    soon as you install certain aspects of norton systemworks (on my pc) it renames recycle bin as norton protected recycle bin...

    basically a bin with more features... :)
  6. Iceman

    Iceman Moderator

    More features? more like more junk.....