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When you upgrade your computer running Microsoft Windows 98 or Microsoft Windows 95 to Windows Millennium Edition, you are given the option to back up system files so that Windows Millennium Edition may be uninstalled. However, if you click Yes to do so, you may receive the following error message: Not Enough Disk Space
There is not enough disk space to back up your files and set up Windows Millennium. Click OK to continue setting up without backing up your files. Click Cancel to quit Setup.
This issue can occur if your hard disk does not have sufficient free space to contain the uninstallation file, or is incorrectly marked as a removable drive. Windows Millennium Edition generates this error message any time it cannot locate a fixed disk drive with sufficient free space to contain the uninstallation file.
To resolve this issue:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Article ID: 254942 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 1.2