Windows 10: Does Win10 clean up installation files at 30 day limit

  1.    28 Sep 2015 #1

    Does Win10 clean up installation files at 30 day limit


    I intend to keep Win10 after upgrading from Win7.
    At the automatic removal of Windows.old after 30 days, are the Win10 installation files removed too?
    Should I defrag my main drive and use clean-up software to tidy up? I need to keep my old data files and software.
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  2. Posts : 5,151
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.483
       28 Sep 2015 #2

    If you need to keep them, copy them somewhere else, preferably and external hard drive or large USB flash drive.
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