Windows 10: Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion.


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       15 Nov 2015 #1

    Win 10 latest update has created an extra drive partion.


    OK so I received the update on my clean install of win 10 on my split Intel NVME SSD. Just went to do a Macrium image backup and discovered that the update has created an extra partition on my drive. Although small it is stealing space from my second partition that I save the backups to. I also have some extra files on C: as shown.
    To regain space what files can I delete? Can I restore the extra partition without damaging windows. Do I need to include the extra small partition with C: for a Macrium backup to be able to restore if anything gets screwed?
    I was expecting the update to just update the C:/ drive.

    Thanks
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  2.    15 Nov 2015 #2

    Here's a nice tutorial on how to reclaim the space:
    Disk Cleanup - Open and Use in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    HTH,
    Jeff
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