Nancy, thanks for the comments.
"Nancy" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> P.S. Be sure you have made recovery disks before you format the D drive!
> "Dave Horne" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> Well, I managed to delete enough files from that hard drive but that
>> only be accomplished from SafeMode.
>> This is not a major issue but I can well imagine that many users don't
>> a clue re SafeMode and will be unable to complete a back up once their D
>> drive is full.
>> "Dave Horne" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>>I just rec'd an error message that my last automatic backup to drive D
>>>failed because of insufficient space. I am directed to delete files. I
>>>jump through hoops, 'more options', everything - nothing seems to work.
>>>have the option to delete all but the latest system restore files. I
>>>'delete' them but when I look at the D drive it is still full.
>>> Suggestions? (I have Administrator privileges, it's my home computer.
>>> Vista Home Premium)