Free up drive space in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10

If your PC is running low on free space, you may not be able to install important Windows updates, or your PC’s performance may be affected. Here are a few ways to free up some drive space so you can keep your PC up to date and running smoothly:

 
If you are getting a Low Disk Space error due to a full Temp folder

If you used Disk Cleanup to free up space on your device and then see a Low Disk Space error, it’s possible that your Temp folder is quickly filling up with application (.appx) files that are used by the Microsoft Store. For more, see Low Disk Space error due to a full Temp folder.