How to correct storage indicated as used

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    How to correct storage indicated as used

    In Storage Usage-Apps and Games, the amount of storage used is listed as much higher than the actual amount used. How can I correct this?
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    How are you comparing them?

    Storage app doesn't include compression (that can reduce games size by 70%). All it shows is the developers guess.

    Can you give an example of how big something is shown and how big you think it should be.

    TreeSize Free gives a reasonable estimate usually.

    EDIT: Another thought - do you use Steam? There were bugs in the Steam App showing size to be sum of everything installed. Anyway, have a look with TreeSize and see.
    Last edited by lx07; 11 Dec 2017 at 05:29. Reason: Using Steam?
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