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Is this Vista or 7
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Done. It freed c33, 000
and now I have 97.3 GB free
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Vista
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OK lets see if we can repair WMI

Download Windows Repair (all in one) from this site

Install the programme then run

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Go to step 3 and allow it to run SFC
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On the start repairs tab click start
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Select the following items and tick restart system when finished
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I see the ticker ticking in the black screen, but nothing else. Is it alive and kicking?
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Nothing is happening-- it's just ticking-- it's been HOURS
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What stage is it at ? It will tell you on the right hand side... If it has ceased responding then close the programme
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It did not respond at all.
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Close the programme, or is it doing an SFC check, as this may take a while
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closed it
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How are you off for space now ?

Are the errors still being generated
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It did not move for 3.5 hours
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Can you now create restore points ? And how much space is left ?
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94 GB free and it seems to be creating a restore point.

I'll get back to you soon--we're going out for awhile....
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YES. I created a restore point!! yay.
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