Profile Storage Space Exceeded by several GB all at once...there is not anymore I can remove xp SP2, I have found no way to change can I stop ths problem

on Win xp SP2, Profile Storage Space Exceeded by several 1.5 GB all at once...there is not anymore I can remove ...I have found no way to change policy limit can I stop ths problem  ? Why did this exced the 30Mb limit by so much at once? Could it have been caused by the recent windows repair?
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pazsintConnect With a Mentor Author Commented:
I solved the problem myself, and none of the proposed solutions above worked for me. Basically I could not reset the limit since that policy service or snap-in/sevice was missing, and the fact that my desktop went from no trouble to about 2GB over immediately were the clues so that either the Windows repair I did, or the initial viral damage knocked out that service. Once I added the service back in then I could see the quota and size and warning options for system policy, and was able to restore my 2 GB desktop storage with no further issues. Sorry I took so long to report back, but I kept thinking I would remember the exact name of the sservice I re-installed to report to you. Perhaps one of your gurus here can give that proper name to add to my solution.
 So, then  I  have no points to award.
Thanks, Dan
Do you keep many files in desktop? If so, move them to another location. Try to delete the temp folder.
Go to Start>Run and type % temp% then enter. Delete all files in temp folder.
Don't forget to run a disc scan.
You can also try Disk Cleanup Wizard from Start \ Programs \ Accessories \ System Tools \ Disk Cleanup.

This will go through all files which are not required and will show you how much space is wasted by Temp, Temp Internet Files and so, on.
Have you recently had problems with Spyware Protect 2009 or similar junk malware? If so, quick registry edit might fix you up. Go to


In the right pane, delete these values (some may not be present):

(I located this hint--which worked when one of my users had this problem--at
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