Windows 10: Update Cleanup missing in Disk Cleanup

  1.    1 Week Ago #1

    Update Cleanup missing in Disk Cleanup


    Yesterday I reset my PC. No apparent issues there, but after I installed the update today (KB4093112) I noticed that update cleanup was missing in the disk cleanup. Yes, I clicked "clean up system files".

    "Update Cleanup" appears in the green scanning bar, but not in the actual results. I've lost an entire GB of space from the update, so obviously there are files to clean up.

    I also tried using the extended disk cleanup with cmd.exe /c Cleanmgr /sageset:65535 & Cleanmgr /sagerun: 65535 but that didn't manage to delete any update files either.

    I've always used disk cleanup after every update before the reset, never had any problems that I can recall. Does update cleanup simply not appear after the first installed update after a reset or a fresh installation?
    Last edited by trashbag; 1 Week Ago at 20:10. Reason: formatting
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  2.    1 Week Ago #2

    Just which update files are you looking for ? There are several folders that contain update files.
    Delivery optimization Files
    Windows Upgrade log files
    Windows old
    In last few builds, folder $WINDOWS.~BT used during update is automatically deleted after successful update.
    C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download is also emptied.
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