Having problems with your ASUS Eee PC 900 PC Notebook ?

Hi, i have an asus eee pc 900 and constant in trouble with my harddisk space. I took off all unnessesairy programs and am only running xp with the sp2 and 3 pack. every time i get an update from microsoft he says i dont have room enough on c: I have seen more questions asked about this disk-space problem. Cant i just put my xp on the d drive? because that is like 7,5 gb and the c disk is like 4 gb Or can i use a program like partition magic to make c bigger and d smaller?


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It could work either way. You can also do the following to free up more disk space on drive C:
1. Windows updates downloaded from Microsoft web site by the Automatic Update service are stored under the following path: C:\\WINDOWS\\SoftwareDistribution\\Download. After applying each update, you can delete the contents of this folder. This will give you more room on drive C: for downloading future updates.
2. In the C:\\Windows folder, the uninstall information for applied patches & updates are stored. These are useful if you have to roll back a patch or update that caused problems to your system after being applied. You can move the folders holding those information to drive D: to free up more disk space on drive C:, or even delete the folders for the older updates since they have been most likely applied long time ago without causing any problems with the system, & hence it is less likely that you would need to roll them back. The folders holding the uninstall information have names in the following format "$NtUninstallKB946648_0$". These folders are hidden, so you will have first to go to the Tools>Folder Options menu, select the View tab, & enable the "Show hidden files and folders".
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