johnhudson wrote:The Windows notification only applies to the Windows partition because Windows thinks that is all you have.
The problem is Windows updates which gradually fill up the partition - I started with XP using around 4Gb and now it uses 9Gb - I haven't added anything in the last five years other than the updates.
Assuming you have cleaned and defragged the partition, see if there are any files or programs you never use which you can get rid of.
BTW the problem arises because Windows has no swap and is looking for somewhere on the hard disk to use for its equivalent of swap.
nelz wrote:If you are upgrading, rather than reinstalling, you only have one distro. However, you will have several kernels, which is what you see in the boot menu. You can uninstall the older ones in Synaptic or the Software Centre.
To see where all the space is being used, run
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Paradigm Shifter wrote:May also be worth downloading something like CCleaner and giving it a run to see what it finds; it's usually pretty good at finding temporary files hiding in daft places.
TheWizardofOdds wrote:How can I uninstall the older ones via Synaptic/Software centre?
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