Windows 10: Disk cleanup System files Windows ESD Installation folder not listed

  1.    28 Aug 2017 #1

    Disk cleanup System files Windows ESD Installation folder not listed


    I want to run disk cleanup tool in Windows 10 after latest update. After windows calculated and showed the amount of space that can be saved for each folder under Systems , I could not find the folder "Windows ESD Installation " . Is this a problem? Where is the folder ? Tks
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  2.    29 Aug 2017 #2

    Did you check "Clean up system files" ?
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  3.    29 Aug 2017 #3

    CountMike said: View Post
    Did you check "Clean up system files" ?
    Yes, I did check "Clean up System Files" ... which was why I asked the question. The Windows ESD file is not listed after windows went through the calculation. The largest file is the "Previous Windows Installation file ( 27.7GB ) " . All other files are small.
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  4.    29 Aug 2017 #4

    sportflyer said: View Post
    Yes, I did check "Clean up System Files" ... which was why I asked the question. The Windows ESD file is not listed after windows went through the calculation. The largest file is the "Previous Windows Installation file ( 27.7GB ) " . All other files are small.
    Once update is finished updating ESDs and other files used for updating are moved to windows.old and cleaned away with it.
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  5.    29 Aug 2017 #5

    CountMike said: View Post
    Once update is finished updating ESDs and other files used for updating are moved to windows.old and cleaned away with it.
    So it's safe to clean the File " Previous Windows Installations" since I am satisfied with the latest Windows upgrade and don't intend to downgrade ?
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  6.    29 Aug 2017 #6

    sportflyer said: View Post
    So it's safe to clean the File " Previous Windows Installations" since I am satisfied with the latest Windows upgrade and don't intend to downgrade ?
    Yes sure but it would also do it automatically 10 days after installation.
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  7.    29 Aug 2017 #7

    OK. Tks
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