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Disk Cleanup Windows 10 - How to Free Up Disk Space

2016-07-19 14:58:15 Posted by Abby Haines to Partition Manager

Summary:
Full windows 10 disk cleanup solutions to free up disk space. Try them all to easily fix low disk space issue and speed up or optimize your computer in Windows 10.

Disk cleanup in Windows 10 is important when you're running out of hard drive space. It is quite helpful if you are on a desktop or laptop with a small disk. But how do you free up disk space in Windows 10 in a safe and easy way? In this page, you will find full Windows 10 clean up and optimization solutions:

1.Clean up junk files with EaseUS partition tool to free up Windows 10 disk space
2.Run Disk Cleanup after the Windows 10 upgrade to free hard drive space

Clean up junk files with EaseUS partition tool to free up Windows 10 disk space

EaseUS partition tool, a professional disk management tool is our recommended solution for Windows 10 disk cleanup. It can clean junk files from the system, generated when browsing the web or produced by applications. 

1. Launch EaseUS partition tool and click "Cleanup and Optimization". Then choose "Junk File Cleanup".

2. Click "Analyze" to let EaseUS partition tool to find junk files in your PC.

Find junk files to free up disk space in Windows 10

3. Check and choose the junk files you want to clear up and then click "Clean up".

All selected junk files will be cleaned and thoroughly deleted from your PC then. Here if you don’t sure what files you can delete, you can try EaseUS partition tool to extend C drive to solve low disk space issue and get better performance of your computer. 

Run Disk Cleanup after the Windows 10 upgrade to free up hard drive space

If you don’t like third-party software, you can also try the alternative solution - run Disk Cleanup after Windows 10 upgrade to delete these files to free up disk space. Windows 10 Disk Cleanup can remove downloaded program files, temporary files, temporary Windows installation files, offline web pages, and log files, as well as empty the recycle bin and remove old thumbnails.

To delete temporary files:

1 .Search for "Disk cleanup" from the taskbar and select it from the list of results.
2 .Under "Files to delete", select the file types to get rid of. To get a description of the file type, select it.
3 .Select "OK". 

To delete system files:

Windows 10 leaves behind lots of unnecessary files like Windows.old folder, temporary Windows installation files and other data on your system after it's installed. So, if you need to free up more disk space, you can also delete system files. 

1. In Disk cleanup, select "Clean up system files".
2. Select the file types to get rid of. To get a description of the file type, select it.
3. Select "OK".

These are all the windows 10 disk cleanup solutions that you can use to free up disk space in Windows 10. But note that don does not delete system files before you have settled into your new Windows 10 installation and are satisfied with how everything works.