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Deleting files from harddrive but not getting space back in win xp?

karllikeeh asked
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
im currently running 2 harddrives on my system, 120gig samsung spinpont and a ibm/hitachi 180 gig. The problem is with the ibm/Hitachi when i delete files from the said hd i do not get any space back in win xp, i've seen me delete over 50 gigs worth of stuff and get no space back then all of a sudden after like 5 or 6 reboots  or if i delete more files it suddenly appears.. the hd is in NTFS mode

thanks  Karl
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