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System folder hogging 60 percent of drive!


By Fred Langa

Healthy 64-bit Windows setups have modest SysWOW64 folder sizes; but system errors can cause it to balloon to ridiculous proportions. Here's the fix. Plus: What to do when a missing product key stymies a reinstall/upgrade, and info about next week's end of support for Windows 8.0.

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