Get Rid of Low Disk Space Warning Message

You get a lot of annoyances in Windows XP. One common irritant is the low disk space warning that comes popping up repeatedly when a partition is low on free space. After the first time, this warning contains no fresh information,and is only an annoyance. You’ll need to spend less than a minute in the Registry to disable this warning. Here is the procedure..

annoying low disk space warning

  • Open the Registry Editor by going to Start > Run,typing in “regedit” and hitting [Enter].
  • Navigate to  “HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer”.
  • Right-click on a blank area on the right side of the editor and create a new DWORD value. Name it “NoLowDisk-SpaceChecks”, double-click on it and enter the value “1”.
  • Click on OK and exit the Registry Editor.

Other way When you restart your computer, the warning will be turned off and you won’t get any more warnings when you have low disk space.

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June 29, 2009 by: Prasanth Chandra


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