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      How to run disk cleanup in Windows 10

      Description

      Disk Cleanup tool scans your disks, finds unnecessary files and helps you remove them to cleanup some space and make your computer run a bit faster. This article will show you how to work with it and save some valuable space from your hard disk.

      Affected Brands

      • idea/Lenovo laptops, tablets
      • idea/Lenovo desktops

      Operating Systems

      Windows 10

      Solution

      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. Select OK.

      If you need to free up more 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. Select OK.

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      • Alias ID: IG20071010-006
      • Document ID: HT062556
      • Last Updated :27 Jul 2016
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