Hard disk is cluttered up by lots of unnecessary files and your PC seems couldn’t make another move? Take the following tricks to get your disk space freed up.
1. Uninstall unnecessary programs or applications
To make sure that your computer has much more free space and can run smoothly at any time, then you should uninstall unnecessary and unimportant applications regularly. However, bear in mind that a program may take up a lot of space but may not have much detail in its Size column.
2. The practical built-in tool on your computer--- Disk Cleanup
Disk Cleanup can delete temporary files, log files, files in your recycle bin and other unimportant data that you will never want to let stay on your computer. To access it, right-click of your hard drives in the Computer window and select Properties. The Disk Cleanup button will be showed in the disk properties window.
3. Reduce the Amount of Space Used for System Restore
Always System Restore will eat up a lot of hard drive space for restore points. If the system restore features are not so important to you, go ahead and free a few gigabytes by reducing the space System Restore uses.
4. Do professional disk space analyzing and cleaning
Since the invisible disk space killer existing, you can use a professional disk space analyzing program to help you. There’re many such tools in the market, but if you really badly need , try Colorful Disk Clean. After scanning your system, Colorful Disk Clean will show you exactly how much space folders and files are using. Ensure that you won’t delete the system files if you do not want to make trouble with your computer.