How you can Clean the C Drive Space in your Computer


In today’s article, I will tell you how you can clean the “C Drive” space in your Computer or Laptop, and increase its size. Let me know how you can clean the C drive.

How you can clean the c drive space

Step 1: Disk Clean Up

First, you have to delete unnecessary data from your PC which is not for your use.

For this, you have to clean up the disk on the C Drive in your PC. To clean up the disk, you have to go to your PC and go to My Computer  / This PC and right-click on the disk on the C drive.

 

How you can Clean the C Drive Space in your Computer

You will see the option of Properties here, you have to open it. So as soon as you go to the C drive properties, here you will see the option of Disk Cleanup you have to click on the option of Simply “Disk Cleanup” and after this you will see some options here, you have to mark them all.

Disk cleanup

After marking all these, you have to click on OK After clicking on OK, you will see the option to delete, then you have to click on simply Delete.

Disk cleanup for c

 

This will delete all Unknown Files from your PC, and the size of your C drive will increase. So here you can see that as soon as we delete these files, the size of our C drive has increased automatically. And its red line has also disappeared. So now I will tell you the next 3 steps, with the help of which you can increase the size of your C drive.

Disk cleanup for c and delete

Step 2: Delete Unusable Software

Now what you have to do is, you have to delete the Software which you do not use. To do this, you have to go to the “Control Panel” of your PC. Press the Windows Button and type “Control Panel” in the search box.

control panel cleanup

 

This option will appear in front of you “Uninstall a program“, you have to click it.

control panel cleanup

You will see all the Software on your Computer that you have installed. After that you have to delete the software from here, which is not for your use. Suppose, I want to delete the “Adobe Illustrator 2020” from my computer right now, it is of no use to me. It is taking 1.75 to 2 GB of space, so I Uninstall it from here.

Uninstall adobe illustrator 2020

So now it has been uninstalled from my PC so in this way you also have to delete the Software from your PC. In this way you can also increase the size of the C drive in your PC.

 

Step 3: Delete Cache

Files Now I am going to tell you the Step, with the help of this you can delete all the cached files from your PC. What you have to do for this, you have to open the “Run Command“.

temp file delete

To do this you just have to search “RUN” You can also open the “Run Command” by pressing “Windows+R“.

Some, such interfaces will come after opening the Run Command. So you have to type here “Temp” And after that you have to press Enter. As soon as you press enter, you will get the “Temporary Files” shown on your computer. What you have to do, you have to delete all these Files from your PC. By deleting these files, you will not have any problem with the computer.

delete all files

Your computer will be fast. You have to select all these files and delete them from here. Now you have to open the “Run Command” again. And this time you have to type “%temp%” And press enter.

temp tile delete press ok

And again, you have to select all these files and delete them from here. As for the files that are not deleted, you have to Skip so this way, all the temporary files on your computer will be deleted.

delete all files

Step 4: Scan your PC.

Now the next step is “PC Scan”. You have to scan your PC without any antivirus. What you have to do for this, you have to open the “Command Prompt”. For this you have to search “CMD“As soon as you type CMD, you will see the option of Command Prompt here.

command prompt cmd

You have to right-click and “Run As Administrator” it. After this, the “Command Prompt” Windows will open. So after this you have to type here “sfc /scannow” And press enter. As soon as you press enter, your computer will start to scan.

sfc scannow

So you have to allow it to be 100% complete. It will take 20 to 25 minutes to complete the Scan. As soon as the Scan is complete, you have to close it. So in this way you can easily increase the “C Drive” space in your PC.

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