How do I find out what files are taking up space on my PC?
- Open Settings.
- Click on System.
- Click on Storage.
- Under the “Local storage” section, click the drive to see the storage usage. Local storage on Storage sense.
- While on “Storage usage,” you can see what’s taking up space on the hard drive.
What Windows 7 files can I delete to free up space? Windows suggests different types of files you can remove, including recycle bin files, Windows Update Cleanup files, upgrade log files, device driver packages, temporary internet files, and temporary files.
How do you see what’s taking up space? To see what those files are, go to Settings > Storage > Internal Storage. Whatever is taking up the most storage space will appear on top, and it’ll show you how much storage it’s taking up. If you want to view the pictures or files, you only have to tap on them.
What can I delete to free up storage? On an Android phone, when you select particular apps in the “Storage” settings section, you’ll usually get the option of clearing the cache or deleting all data. Clearing the cache removes temporary files, such as search history in YouTube or Chrome.