Windows.old deleting folders in win 7, 8.1, 10 simple

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1 folder Windows.old appear when we reinstall windows but does not undertake to format the system drive (usually C drive), or you install Windows directly from the hard drive. Depending on the machine where this file may be larger or smaller. This is the first directory to help back up the data of the previous operating system, so if you still have not forgotten how to copy files via E or D drive, then access this directory to get after reinstalling Windows.

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Instructions on how to delete folders in win 7 8 8.1 windows.old simple 10

Windows.old in drive C is what?

1 folder Windows.old appear when we reinstall windows but does not undertake to format the system drive (usually C drive), or you install Windows directly from the hard drive. Depending on the machine where this file may be larger or smaller. This is the first directory to help back up the data of the previous operating system, so if you still have not forgotten how to copy files via E or D drive, then access this directory to get after reinstalling Windows.

However after backing up all data then you should also delete this folder because it is not necessary and take a lot of disk space C. If using normal methods delete files, the system will not give allows you to do that. Which must clear through the windows tool or command.

In this article vforum.vn will guide you how to remove this folder on the Windows 7 windows.old 8 8.1 XP win 10 (for how identical) by 2 methods.

Method 1: Delete windows.old using Disk Cleanup tool available on Windows.

This is the simplest way that you do not need to use the command and also can easily manipulate memory to use for next time, instead of using the command line rather difficult to remember.

First in My Computer right-click the C drive (or drives you install windows with no windows.old) choose Properties

 

There will be 1 Disk Cleanup tool in right portion size chart click: Disk Cleanup

After the system scans for a moment you continue to click Clean up system files section

This time after the scan is complete the excess files in windows will be the tool to detect and suggest to users. However, not all of your files are also removed. But should check the facts: Previous Windows installion (s) -> This is just part of windows previous version ie windows.old file

Proceed OK to remove the file system on the C drive and to check the results do not look.

2. Delete the old windows using the command line CMD
1 2nd way is quite simple, though you will have to use the command line. Open CMD up by search Administrator cmd and click to select Run as Administrator.

This is a guide on win 7, on windows 8 8.1 10 did the same

Cách xóa thư mục windows.old trong win 7 8 8.1 10 đơn giản

After opening the copy command CMD conduct

 
RD /S /Q %SystemDrive%\windows.old

Then right click on CMD (Ctrl + V is not) choose Paste to paste the command line instead of typing it in.

Click OK to handling systems

Cách xóa thư mục windows.old trong win 7 8 8.1 10 đơn giản

And check your directory was deleted windows.old not.

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Windows.old deleting folders in win 7, 8.1, 10 simple

Windows.old deleting folders in win 7, 8.1, 10 simple Posted on 14-08-2015  1 folder Windows.old appear when we reinstall windows but does not undertake to format the system drive (usually C drive), or you install Windows directly from the hard drive. Depending on the machine where this file may be larger or smaller. This is the first directory to help back up the data of the previous operating system, so if you still have not forgotten how to copy files via E or D drive, then access this directory to get after reinstalling Windows. 5/10 1616

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