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Hard drive space problem afte SP2 installed

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by vookster82, Sep 6, 2004.

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  1. vookster82

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    ok, a buddy of mine just got a new computer so i was helping him get it up and running....first thing i did was install acrobat reader 6.0 and winzip....then got his internet going.....then rebooted....ok,then i downloaded and installed SP2....the weird thing is that before i did anything to the comp i looked at his specs and he has a 10 GB HD.....in which 2.4 GB was already used up probably most from XP......so then i look at the HD space after SP2 installed and there is only 678 MB left on the HD after SP2 installed!!!! thats over 7.5 GB gone after SP2!!!! anyone got any solutions....'.im gonna roll SP2 back an use the SP2 Cd i got and see if thats any better.....i know SP2 dont take up 7 plus gigs!!!! HELP.....i look like a schmuck :(
     
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