Are you stressed with the smaller Disk Space of your computer? Are your computers running slowly when Disk space reaches over the maximum recommended space? You are correct to be here, we will tell you where to delete the large plenty of files and folders from the hidden location step by step.
Let’s step through some Windows files and folders that are totally safe to remove to free up disk space and why you might want to erase them. Note that some of these folders are in protected locations, so take care when deleting them.
The Best Way to Clean Windows Folders: Disk Cleanup
Before we look at several Windows files and folders that you can safely remove, you should know that manually deleting them isn’t the best way to go about it.
Aside from wasting time doing this yourself when you could automate the process, it’s safer to let the Disk Cleanup tool do these cleanings for you. This avoids accidentally deleting files that you need or messing with the wrong folders.
The Windows Disk Cleanup tool helps you reclaim disk space on your computer and is simple to use. You can open it by searching for Disk Cleanup in the Start Menu. Let it scan, and you’ll see several categories of files you can erase. For more options, choose Clean up system files to gain administrator permissions.
If you find this too old-school, you can browse to Settings > System > Storage to try Windows 10’s newer storage cleanup tool. Click Free up space now to use it.