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Check Freespace On Disk.

Returns Freespace on C: Drive
Declare Function GetDiskFreeSpace Lib "Kernel32" Alias _
"GetDiskFreeSpaceA" (Byval lpRootPathName As String, _
lpSectorsPerCluster As Long, lpBytesPerSector As Long, _
lpNumberOfFreeClusters As Long, lpTtoalNumberOfClusters _
As Long) As Long

Sub Initialize
Dim FreeDiskSpace As Long
Dim SectorsPerCluster As Long
Dim BytesPerSector As Long
Dim NumberOfFreeClusters As Long
Dim TotalNumberOfClusters As Long

FreeDiskSpace = GetDiskFreeSpace ("c:\",SectorsPerCluster, _
BytesPerSector, NumberOfFreeClusters, TotalNumberOfClusters)

FreeDiskSpace = SectorsPerCluster * BytesPerSector _
* NumberOfFreeClusters


Messagebox "Free Hard Disk Space = " & Str(Freediskspace)
End Sub

This was first published in November 2000

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