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    Storage Usage of Drives - View in Windows 10

    Storage Usage of Drives - View in Windows 10

    How to View Storage Usage of Drives in Windows 10
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    How to View Storage Usage of Drives in Windows 10


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    Storage usage let's you see what's filling your local storage and free up some space on your PC.

    This tutorial will show you how to view the storage usage of your local storage drives in Windows 10.


    Here's How:

    1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the System icon.

    2. Click/tap on Storage on the left side, and click/tap on a drive on the right side under Storage. (see screenshot below)

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    3. You can click/tap on System and reserved, Apps and games, Pictures, Music, Videos, Mail, Documents, OneDrive, Other users, Temporary files, and Other to see more storage details about them. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Each listed item from step 3 above may have additional options to allow you to view and/or manage it. (see screenshots below)

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    That's it,
    Shawn


  1.    2015-09-26 #1

    Awesome as always, thanks for this. I stumbled upon this section the other day, but wasn't too sure how to use it. Now I know, from reading this.
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       2015-09-26 #2

    I'm glad it could help Spitfire400.
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