How Do I Remove Unnecessary Files From Windows 10?

Disk cleanup in Windows 10

  • In the search box on the taskbar, type disk cleanup, and select Disk Cleanup from the list of results.
  • Select the drive you want to clean up, and then select OK.
  • Under Files to delete, select the file types to get rid of. To get a description of the file type, select it.
  • Select OK.

How do I remove unnecessary storage from my computer?

Free up drive space in Windows 10

  1. Select the Start button, and then select Settings > System > Storage .
  2. Select Temporary files in the storage breakdown.
  3. Windows will take a few moments to determine what files and apps are taking up the most space on your PC.
  4. Select all the items you want to delete, and then select Remove files.

What files can I delete to free up space?

8 quick ways to clear up drive space in Windows 10

  • Empty the Recycle Bin. When you delete items, like files and photos, from your PC, they don’t immediately get deleted.
  • Disk Cleanup.
  • Delete temporary and downloaded files.
  • Turn on Storage Sense.
  • Save files to a different drive.
  • Disable hibernate.
  • Uninstall apps.
  • Store files in the cloud — and only in the cloud.

How do I reduce disk usage in Windows 10?

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Steps

  1. Open “My Computer.” Right-click on the drive that you want to clean and select “Properties” at the bottom of the menu.
  2. Select “Disk Cleanup.” This can be found in the “Disk Properties Menu.”
  3. Identify the files you wish to delete.
  4. Delete unnecessary files.
  5. Go to “More Options.”
  6. Finish Up.