Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

In Windows 7, after I deleted all of the system images that I backed up, the backup size shows 2.27 GB.

Also, in the manage space usage summary, the following is displayed:

Data file backup: 0 bytes

System image: 2.33 GB

I also deleted all of the restore points. The backup location is the D partition.

Why is the backup not empty, and how do I delete it?

share|improve this question
    
Why are you worried about 2.27GB. So I can help you, tell me the steps to bring this information up on my own machine, my guess system image cannot be "reset". –  Ramhound Nov 3 '11 at 13:55
    
I think I figured out what the problem is. I need to delete shadow copies that are stored on D partition. –  BlueSky Nov 3 '11 at 14:12
    
@BlueSky post that as an answer –  Sathya Nov 4 '11 at 5:13

1 Answer 1

I figured it out.

I deleted shadow copies on partition D with disk cleanup.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.