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A bunch of unmovable files. Help please.

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The gray is the unmovable files. Red are the fragmented and green are non-fragmented. The only purple block is the "master file table"

Windows Vista Ultimate completely updated. 300Gb VelociRaptor hard drive. Basically what you see on the left side is all I have installed on the computer. Anyone have any clue what the unmovable files could be? And how to move them?

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Those are files in use. Try defraging in safe mode if you have that many unmovable files.

Also, ditch iTunes and AVG for Winamp and MSE
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Most of the stuff must be Windows stuff then, because even in safe mode that big chunk of gray on the lower part is still there. Oh well.

I only listen to music using my iPod/home stereo, and I'm on 32-bit so iTunes is just fine for me
    
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They might actually be System Restore files.

Right click on my computer > on the left hand side, click on system protection > open the system protection tab > under protection settings, click Configure... > from here, you can delete all your restore points, or change the max amount of space Windows reserves on your hard drive for creating restore points.

I'm betting this is your issue.

Anyway, you can check to be sure by downloading Defraggler (another defrag program), analyzing and seeing if your unmovable files are labeled as "system volume information." Then, those are for sure restore points.
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