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Server 2008 Viirtual Machine D drive (disk 2) keeps filling up but can't find any hidden files or folders

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Microsoft Legacy OSWindows Server 2008
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I have a virtual machine server running windows server 2008 SP2.  The D drive keeps filling up but i can't find whats taking up the space.  Once I reboot the server the space is recovered.  When i do a properties on the drive it shows 1 folder and basically nothing as far as space.  But when i run chkdsk on the drive it does indeed show disk space and numerous files.  Problem is, i can't see the files even after showing hidden operating system and hidden files.  

I even renamed the drive to E: and I still had the problem.  

I blew the drive away and created another virtual disk.  And low and behold its still doing the same thing.

My virus scan (SEP) doesn't show anything funny going on.  

Any advise would be much appreciated.
Chad FranksSenior System Engineer

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