1.    04 Oct 2014 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2014
    UK
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    W10 pro x64 and W8.1 x86

    Disk Clean. It works quickly compared to W8.1


    One of my major whinges of W8.1, how slow disk clean-up is, particularly when cleaning system files. Only tried W10's clean up a couple of times but it seemed quick. When you consider that my first 8.1 clean took some 50 minutes to complete, this in around 3 or 4 minutes is lightning fast. I wonder if its a thorough ?
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  2.    04 Oct 2014 #2
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    Windows 10 Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by Mooly View Post
    One of my major whinges of W8.1, how slow disk clean-up is, particularly when cleaning system files. Only tried W10's clean up a couple of times but it seemed quick. When you consider that my first 8.1 clean took some 50 minutes to complete, this in around 3 or 4 minutes is lightning fast. I wonder if its a thorough ?
    Not much to clean up yet, only 2 KB's installed so far. It is quicker though.
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  3.    04 Oct 2014 #3
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    I've saw a couple of hundred mb's as error files (I think) and Windows Defender clean ups.
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  4.    04 Oct 2014 #4
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    Gonna do one now, see what I get.
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  5.    04 Oct 2014 #5
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    About 5 - 7 min., scanning device driver packages took the longest.
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  6.    04 Oct 2014 #6
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    That sounds pretty good to me. A vast improvement over 8.1
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  7.    19 Nov 2015 #7
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    Windows 10 home 64bit 1511 (OSbuild 10586.63)

    I don't really notice a difference but ya it does seem a bit faster.
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  8.    20 Nov 2015 #8
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    Serbia
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    W10 Insider + Linux

    Those times were just as slow at the beginning of W10, it has been much improved since then. It takes me now only couple of minutes on SSD and that's including windows.old and everything associated with upgrade.
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