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Where did my hard drive space go?


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So I decided one day to try Parallels instead of Boot Camp and thought i'd see how well Parallels uses Directx. I install it with xfire and steam w/counter strike source and half life 2 stuff. Well, I found out fast that it SUCKS! So i go to uninstall with the Parallel uninstaller and it was real fast. Although, it seemed like my hard drive space didn't change much at all. I mean, steam games are like 6 gb themselves and it didn't even take 2 gb. I tried an uninstall off of the Parallels forums with the script and it didn't seem to work. I was using the latest version of Parallels and latest update of Tiger. Did it not delete the virtual image? Can you do that? Is there something I'm missing here? Thanks.
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lol o wow, i feel stupid, I just figured it out! lol

In my Documents folder, there was a 10.6gb file in a Parallels file that was Windows XP, sorry about that, just deleted it real fast
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