Windows 10: Space problem.

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  1.    14 Jul 2016 #11

    CountMike said: View Post
    Disk cleanup > Clean up system files to get rid of windows.old and upgrade files. Data from W7 will not be deleted.
    I had deleted window old and upgrade file but sill not getting back any space?
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  2.    14 Jul 2016 #12

    gradeabra said: View Post
    I had deleted window old and upgrade file but sill not getting back any space?
    Did you check what is taking so much space ?
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  3.    14 Jul 2016 #13

    Here which should i get rid off?
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  4.    14 Jul 2016 #14

    gradeabra said: View Post
    Here which should i get rid off?
    All of them. Thumbnails cache will be rebuilt. Previous Windows Installations is what windows.old folder is.
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  5.    14 Jul 2016 #15

    CountMike said: View Post
    All of them. Thumbnails cache will be rebuilt. Previous Windows Installations is what windows.old folder is.

    I get a message saying that i cannot revert back to previous version if i deleted the old window files. You sure i can delete all?
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  6.    14 Jul 2016 #16

    gradeabra said: View Post
    I get a message saying that i cannot revert back to previous version if i deleted the old window files. You sure i can delete all?
    Well, in case you want to revert than don't. If you have enough space for now you can keep it until you are sure, it will be deleted automatically in 30 days. It's clearly largest part, contains most of your past installation and that's why it's so large. How much free space do you have ? Need at least 10% or 10 GB free for proper windows function.
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  7.    14 Jul 2016 #17

    If i revert back to Window 7, can i come back to window 10 again?
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  8.    14 Jul 2016 #18

    Yes you can as long as it is on the same system you activated 10 on. The focus is on MB, no other parts matter. No hurry though, you have a month from date of upgrade to do it. Actually you can go back to W7 even after that but would have to do clean install.
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  9.    14 Jul 2016 #19

    CountMike said: View Post
    Yes you can as long as it is on the same system you activated 10 on. The focus is on MB, no other parts matter. No hurry though, you have a month from date of upgrade to do it. Actually you can go back to W7 even after that but would have to do clean install.

    Clean install as in i have to use the Window 7 disk to install isit?
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  10.    14 Jul 2016 #20

    gradeabra said: View Post
    Clean install as in i have to use the Window 7 disk to install isit?
    Yes.
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