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Hello Geekstogo!

Im using my Laptop STRICTLY for running DJ Software only (Serato ITCH). ITCH (and music files) take up alot of space, so I was trying to free up some disk space because ITCH was running a little iffy and im just not sure what is needed in my program list and what I do not need.

Now I know this computer was Originally a Vista, and the people I bought it from said they changed it too a Windows 7 along with 'traces' of XP??? Im not sure what they mean. But my biggest program is a Program Called 'Virtual Windows XP' with a whopping 1.04 GB.

So any help with letting me know what Programs can Un-Install and not would be GREATLY APPRECIATED :) :)!...Ill type the list my 'Control Panel' Below.

Thank You!

Virtual Windows XP - 1.04 GB
Abdobe Reader 9.1 - 203 MB
I-Tunes - 159 MB (I Do Need)
Java™7 - 94 MB
TOSHIBA Value Added Package - 54.2 MB
Windows7 codecs - 51 MB
Apple Application Support - 39.6 MB
SUPER AntiSpyware - 32.2 MB
Apple Mobile Device Support - 19.7 MB
Windows7 Manager - 9.06 MB
Malewarebytes - 8.5 MB
Apple Software Update - 2.25 MB

The rest I either know I need or doesnt take up much space...Any Advice would help, thanks again. Great Site.
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Hi and welcome to Geeks to Go! :)

Please include the following information in your next reply:
  • The make and model of your computer.
  • The size of your hard drive, and the amount of free space left on it.
  • The amount of RAM on your computer.
  • Information on your processor, including make and speed.

Let's take a look at the partitioning on your computer.
  • Go to Start > Run.
  • Type in diskmgmt.msc and click Enter.
  • On right the side you will see a visual depiction of the partitions on your hard drive. I need you to take a screenshot and attach it to your next reply.
  • To take a screenshot press Print Screen on your keyboard. It is normally the key above your number pad between the F12 key and the Scroll Lock key.
  • Go to Start > All Programs > Accessories > Paint.
  • Press CTRL+V to paste the contents of the screenshot into the paint workspace.
  • Go to File > Save As.
  • Save the file as a JPEG to your desktop.
Please attach the screenshot to your next reply.

Let's take a look at your installed programs.
  • Please download Everest and install it.
  • Click on the Report tab as shown in the attached photo.
  • This will bring up the Report Wizard. Click next to continue.
  • At the Report Profile screen, choose custom selection.
  • Deselect everything except Software.
  • Expand the Software tab and deselect everything except Auto Start, Installed Programs and Anti-Virus.
  • Click next to continue.
  • Under Report Format, choose Plain Text.
  • Click Finish to contiue and produce the report.
  • Once the report has been generated, click save to file and save it to your desktop (copying and pasting the text will waste too much space here).
  • Upload the file in your next reply.

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Edited by FNP, 17 June 2010 - 07:22 PM.

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