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Microsoft 640XL SD Card data grows up suddenly and displays Low Storage sense

Q: Microsoft 640XL SD Card data grows up suddenly and displays Low Storage sense

My Microsoft 640XL mobile SD Card (16GB capacity), data grows up suddenly and displays Low Storage sense.
I checked every folder in SD card and it shows not more than 2GB of data. All my SD card has only 9.5GB of data and remaining 6GB of data is unknown.
Can anyone advise me up what my 6GB of data has and is it a virus or something other which i don,t know .....???

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Thanks....

A:How much storage space windows10 Mobile will take up for Lumia 640XL?smooth with the latest version?

Hi and welcome to windows central forum. Originally Posted by Windows Central Question i'm wonder how much storage space it will taken up for my Lumia 640XL?
you require minimum 2gb of internal phone memory in order to successfully update to anniversary update. Originally Posted by Windows Central Question is it running smooth with the latest version? yes current builds/version of OS is very stable in terms of general use. Moreover we are expecting a new version on the upcoming patch Tuesday. The upcoming patch will hugely improve the experience with more bug fixes and improvements. '
If you can manage a hard reset and fresh start with your phone , i would suggest you to upgrade to windows 10 because upgrading to windows 10 should always be followed by a hard reset to counter and fix any glitch arisen due to the upgrade and if you cant then stick with 8.1.
you require minimum 2gb of internal phone memory in order to successfully update to anniversary update.
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I don't think you can set data for each app, but you can set a monthly time period when your new data cycle restarts.

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A:notepad displays data as ANSI not English

It sounds like Notepad.exe got corrupted. You can restore it from the Windows CD. Search the CD for the filename, replacing the last character with an underscore; for example, Notepad.ex_. Once found use EXPAND.

e.g., EXPAND D:\SETUP\NOTEPAD.EX_ C:\Windows\NOTEPAD.EXE

Good luck.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/notepad-displays-data-as-ansi-not-english.283069/
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Look forward to your replies.
 
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A:PC slow on start up and C:/ drive suddenly used all its storage.

Are you sharing your hard drive through network? I have you tried to defrag your hard drive? What about running a virus scan?

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Check that the form's property "Data Entry" is NOT set to yes as this restricts the forms action to adding new records only.
 

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A:Solved: F: drive letter not working (suddenly) for removable storage

OK a long time after the original post, but ... better late than never:

There is a registry key that had been created called NoViewOn Drive in HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-f-drive-letter-not-working-suddenly-for-removable-storage.405157/
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DL DVD(DVD9) - $1 each.
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A:New XP Install / Pagefile / Data storage

For a home system you should leave the pagefile at system managed. There is no benefit making a partition on the same drive as the OS for a pagefile. Putting the pagefile on a older slower drive is also not advised. I would also keep your data on the 160gig drive but if you have a 80gig drive you can use it to backup/copy your data to it.
 

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A:Software to sync data between PCs with usb storage?

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A:New XP Install / Pagefile / Data storage

Hello astrooptics

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If it was me I would just use a partition for Data and then use the old IDE drive to back up to if you think it is reliable

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/new-xp-install-pagefile-data-storage-247900.html
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A:Cannot access data on storage devices.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cannot-access-data-on-storage-devices.871145/
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A:Solved: Online Data Storage

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http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2288745,00.asp
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-online-data-storage.727985/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wireless-printing-and-data-storage.939514/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/usb-data-storage-shrank-capacity-s.36960/
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A:Cannot see my data storage HDD (confession enclosed)

  
Quote: Originally Posted by AaLF


I have had 2 HDDs.
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Confession > first attempt to see what Linux is all about has resulted in me indvertantly installing an 8GB linux partition inside the 700GB storage drive.

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Can you please post a screenshot from DISKMGMT.MSC, expanded to full-screen and with the columns spread so that we can see all of the text in the cells in the upper portion.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/358422-cannot-see-my-data-storage-hdd-confession-enclosed.html
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/data-backup-storage-solution-for-drp.85048/
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/477204/video-card-unrecognized-still-displays/
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http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/285089-using-dvd-removable-storage-data-lost-one-disk.html
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http://www.sevenforums.com/system-security/169547-data-secured-efs-what-about-previous-versions-storage.html
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A:USB Mass Storage Device Data Corruption

How many USB devices do you have and how many ports. Are you using hubs?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/usb-mass-storage-device-data-corruption.813404/
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I was sure there was an option to delete files as well on Data Recovery Doctor... I could be wrong though. Most other recovery programs will also have a delete section...

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Korrupt
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/deleting-data-from-a-corrupted-usb-storage-device.58451/
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A:Archival Data Storage -- It seems like all modern options are lacking!

The longest lasting archival medium is paper. Some of it lasted for over 2000 years.

http://www.tenforums.com/general-discussion/39949-archival-data-storage-seems-like-all-modern-options-lacking.html
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A:Cannot backup anymore (insufficient storage...shadow copy data)

Do the following to clarify the situation: Open an elevated Command Prompt (run as admin) and paste this command in and then hit Enter =>

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A:Microsoft Outlook Personal Storage

If you mean to archive the emails, click File then choose Archive; you have the options in there to archive different folders from whichever date you like.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/microsoft-outlook-personal-storage.857886/
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A:The problem grows.

  
Quote: Originally Posted by marbanasin


So I had a thread yesterday explaining that starting Wednesday I had downloaded and installed various drivers and software that came with my HP laptop. Later that night my computer started freezing from time to time while online but it was nothing that a ctrl-alt-delete couldn't fix. I came on here and got some help, much obliged to those two individuals, who convinced me to restore my system to a few days ago and then slowly reinstall the stuff starting with the graphics card drivers.

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Hi and welcome

we need the actual file created during the crash. use these to find and upload it to us. http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...d-problem.html

thanks

Ken

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/57592-problem-grows.html
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A:Partition Data(E:) suddenly appeared

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A new installation of Windows 7 usually places a 100 mb partition on the main drive. It is a system reserved partition and it is normal. I usually hide it by removing the drive letter using the OS Disk Management utility, since it seems best not to mess with its content. Here's a related link.
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A:TDSkiller not running, Google Redirects, Sound card/Displays changing

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you are unable to create a log because your computer cannot start up successfully please provide detailed information about the Windows version you are using: What we in particular need to know is version, edition and if it is a 32bit or a 64bit system. If you are unsure about any of these caracteristics, just let us know and we'll help you figuring it out. Please also tell us if you have your Windows CD/DVD handy.Please include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Please refrain from running tools or applying updates other than those we suggest while we are cleaning up your computer. The reason for this is so we know what is going on with the machine at any time. Some programs can interfere with others and hamper the recovery process.Even if you have already provided information about your PC, we need a new log to see what has changed since you originally posted your problem.We need to create an OTL ReportPlease download OTL from one of the following mirrors:This is THE MirrorSave it to your desktop.Double click on the icon on your desktop.Click the "Scan All Users" checkbox.In the custom scan box paste the following:

msconfig
safebootminimal
activex
drivers32
netsvcs
%SYSTEMDRIVE%\*.exe
/md5start
explorer.exe
winlogon.exe
wininit.exe
hlp.dat
/md5stopPush the button.Two reports will open, copy and paste them in a reply here:OTL.txt <-- Will be openedExtra.txt<--Will be minimizedIn the upper right hand corner of the topic you will see a button called Watch Topic.I suggest you click it and select Immediate E-Mail notification and click on Proceed. This way you will be advised when we respond to your topic and facilitate the cleaning of your machine.After 5 days if a topic is not replied to we assume it has been abandoned and it is closed.regards myrti

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Hiya

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Supported Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Required disk space: 68 MB
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I have a Maxtor gb drive in an external case that holds most of my important data Such as the websites I m Raw NTFS into Data changed is suddenly My Drive working on music The install exe files for programs I use regularly and just about everything Now i was getting ready to reformat my internal hard drive on my laptop so i moved everything i wanted to keep onto the external then unplugged it I reformatted the internal and reinstalled windows xp pro Then plugged in my external to get my data off of it To my surprise it wouldn t show up I checked quot Disk Manager quot to see what was going on and it showed my drive but the data was Raw The NTFS File structure was no longer on it So what I am asking is is there a way i can just add the NTFS file structure back onto the drive without formatting I checked a file recovery program and all the data is still there but if i use the program all the names labels folders id tags My NTFS Drive is suddenly changed into Raw Data and all that stuff will be lost Can someone help me please nbsp

A:My NTFS Drive is suddenly changed into Raw Data

Adding the NTFS file structure and formatting are two ways of saying the same thing. So, no, you can't have one without the other.

1) Try to recover your data.

Free recovery applications:

1) Recuva
2) PCI File Recovery
3) Restoration
4) Free Undelete (NTFS only)
5) Softperfect File Recovery
6) ADRC Data Recovery Tools
7) Undelete Plus
8) Data Recovery
9) Recover Files
10) DriveRescue
11) Ultimate Data Recovery
12) Disk Investigator
2) Try to recover the lost partition.

Testdisk Documentation
Testdisk Download

Free DTIData NTFS Partition Repair Tool

These are free. More are available, but not free. Chances are that unless you used the "Safely Remove Hardware" method of disconnecting your drive, that the cache was not emptied and the file system damaged.
 

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Ludo62
 

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Boot into Safe Mode and see if you can access it there.
 

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Originally Posted by Windows Central Question i ws simply using my phone nd when i opened PHOTOS AND VIDEO LOCKER APP it showed get started....all my images and some videos were not shown...so how to get them recovered...or have i lost those ? ..plz rply asap ...its an very important data you can use a file explorer app to check your local data or use a pc and connect with USB to check the photos on the phone
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try going into the start menu and clicking costonize, and then click restore defaults and see what it does.

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A:My tempfile grows with 1500 files/day

Hello gunsan and welcome to TSF,

Please print out or copy this page to Notepad since you will not have any of browsers open while you are fixing this.

Download Ewido Security SuiteInstall Ewido Security Suite
When installing, under "Additional Options" uncheck..Install background guard
Install scan via context menu

Double-click the icon on Desktop to launch Ewido
You will need to update Ewido to the latest definition files.On the left hand side of the main screen click update.
Then click on Start Update.
The update will start and a progress bar will show the updates being installed.
If you are having problems with the updater, you can use this link to manually update Ewido
When you have finished updating, EXIT Ewido.

Download CleanUp! (Alternate Link if main link doesn't work) and install it.

'UNPLUG'/DISCONNECT YOUR COMPUTER FROM THE INTERNET WHEN YOU HAVE FINISHED DOWNLOADING

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Next, please reboot your computer in Safe Mode by doing the following:
1) Restart your computer
2) After hearing your computer beep once during startup, but before the Windows icon appears, press F8.
3) Instead of Windows loading as normal, a menu should appear
4) Use the up arrow key to highlight Safe Mode and press Enter.

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Run a scan in HijackThis. 'Check' each of the following if they still exist (make sure not to miss any):

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://g.msn.com/0SEENUS/SAOS01?FORM=TOOLBR
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://g.msn.com/0SEENUS/SAOS01?FORM=TOOLBR
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) = http://g.msn.com/0SEENUS/SAOS01?FORM=TOOLBR
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =

Click 'Fix Checked' and close HijackThis.

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*NOTE* Cleanup deletes EVERYTHING out of temp/temporary folders and does not make backups. If you have any documents or programs that are saved in any Temporary Folders, please make a backup of these before running CleanUp! If you have a 64 bit Operating System do NOT run Cleanup and let me know as we will use another utility.

Run Cleanup! using the following configuration:

1. Click Options...
2. Set the slider to Standard CleanUp!
3. Uncheck the following:Delete Newsgroup cache
Delete Newsgroup Subscriptions
Scan local drives for temporary files
4. Click OK
5. Press the CleanUp! button to start the program. Do NOT reboot/logoff when prompted.
* CleanUp! will not create any backups!!

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Run Ewido:Click on scanner
Click on Complete System Scan and the scan will begin.
NOTE: During some scans with ewido it is finding cases of false positives.
You will need to step through the process of cleaning files one-by-one.
If ewido detects a file you KNOW to be legitimate, select none as the action.
DO NOT select "Perform action on all infections"
If you are unsure of any entry found select none for now.
When the scan is finished, click the Save report button at the bottom of the screen.
Save the report to your desktop
Close Ewido.

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Reboot into Normal Mode.

Perform an online scan using Internet Explorer with Panda ActiveScan
** click on "Free use ActiveScan" located on the top right hand corner Click Check Now & a 'pop up' window shall appear. *ensure that your pop up blocker doesn't block it
Enter your e-mail address, country, and state & click Scan Now ...begins downloading 8 MB Panda's ActiveX controls
Begin the scan by selecting My Computer If it finds any malware, it will offer you a report.
Please ignore any entry it finds and wants you to buy the program for removal as we will address this later.
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