LOL!!! all disk defrag does - is just tidy up the disks, while disk clean-up eliminates unused files and such. #4 19ramman85, Feb 29, 2012 Drew BannedJoined:Mar 25, 2006Messages:3,575Likes Received:146 1st of What Disk Cleanup does is locate files that can easily be removed to free up some disk space, especially files that may not be obvious to you, such as temporary files It won't necessarily save you a huge amount of extra space, but sometimes every little bit helps. http://qaisoftware.com/disk-cleanup/windows-7-disk-cleanup-for-all-users.html
The reason for this is that the cleanmgr command offers some other customization and automation features. unlike the normal cleanup that would show a little bar all I get is a flash then the box is gone? ( sorry to ask such a silly question) Thank you It runs 2 times per week, or if the drive is showing signs of fragmentation. Give it a name and description. you can try this out
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Admin, do something about this, please. 3rd or 4th similar occurance in the last day or 2, all by the same person, hiqasim Kindest Regards, Drew #6 Drew, Feb 29, 2012 Reply martin June 19, 2016 at 8:01 am # Need to be: "It don't ask me what drive I want to clean up" ReplyLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.CommentYour Aiden Quinn The Ctrl + Shift trick works in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer as well.CategoriesAndroidArticlesC#Classic ShellCursorsDropboxEmailFirefoxGiveawayGoogleGoogle ChromeHardwareInternet ExplorerLinuxMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft SurfaceOperaScripts and tweaksSkyDriveSkypeSoftwareThunderbirdUncategorizedVivaldiWallpapersWinaero TweakerWindowsWindows 10Windows 7Windows 7 ThemesWindows 8Windows 8 ThemesWindows Automate Disk Cleanup Windows 7 Sergey Tkachenko You are welcome!
Voi Fantastic news! Advanced Disk Cleanup Windows 10 Examine the services. Brings up Disk Cleanup where all boxes can be checked, and seems like it is running, but even the recycle bin on my desktop isn't getting emptied, and none of the Stay logged in Toggle WidthStylewindowsForum v1.0.3HomeContact UsHelpTerms and Rules TopThis website is not affiliated, owned, or endorsed by Microsoft Corporation.
Black Baptist, Oct 20, 2003 #3 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? Run Disk Cleanup For All Users Defragging your computer is a maintenance item, just like running regular virus scans. With Windows 7, one can schedule defragging, or the user can choose from other free & paid software to do it instead. For example you could write a script that runson the weekend and deletes temporary internet files for all profiles on the server.
Be sure not to select the "quick" (default) option, choose one of the overwriting methods on the list, 1,3,7 or 35 (overkill) times. It overwrites the deleted data, making it hard to retrieve. Advanced Disk Cleanup Windows 7 to run whenever a user logs on. "How to Automate the Disk Cleanup Tool in Windows XP" (http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=315246) -- (tm) Thorsten Matzner, Oct 7, 2003 #2 Advertisements Black Baptist Guest Advanced Disk Cleaner Windows 7 Or perhaps a script that deletes cookies older than 30 days, deletes things like thumbs.db, thumbcache_*.db, deletes recycle bin for all users, etc. -TP Marked as answer by Yuan WangMicrosoft employee,
This is currently the best command line tool for removing user profiles:Delprof2 – User Profile Deletion Tool Twitter: @stealthpuppy | Blog: stealthpuppy.com This forum post is my own opinion and does navigate here If that doesn't remove enough files, repeat these steps and choose the option Files from All Users on This Computer. Stay logged inLog in with FacebookLog in with TwitterLog in with Google Menu Forums ForumsQuick LinksSearch ForumsHistoryRecent PostsLive StreamUnanswered Threads Media MediaQuick LinksSearch MediaNew Media Resources ResourcesQuick LinksSearch ResourcesMost Active AuthorsLatest Those things wouldn't be listed if they were crucial to the computer's operation. Cleanmgr /sageset:65535 & /sagerun:65535
But many people prefer using the Disk Cleanup tool.May 26, 2016 Gordon Hay Isn't this the same as simply right-clicking Disk Cleanup in Control Panel (or Start Menu)>Admin Tools and Keep in touch with Experts ExchangeTech news and trends delivered to your inbox every month Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Deals Forum About Activate & Automate Enhanced Disk Cleanup Tool operation in Windows 10 / 8 / 7 RECOMMENDED: Click here Check This Out You: 3C Can you please let me know, what OPTION you have choose, Please?Click to expand...
Now, all you have to do is double-click that shortcut to run Disk Cleanup with advanced options against all the drives on your system. Disk Cleanup Command Line Switches Can I do that without logging on to them one at a time? Sign Up Now!
Instead, options you choose will apply to all disks. This little app can be found via the Start menu although a much better version can be found via 'cmd prompt'. (see screen shot). Previous Windows installation(s) service pack backup files setup log files temporary windows installation files eindows upgrade log files #20 squirtmph, Apr 10, 2013 (You must log in or sign up to Disk Cleanup Sageset Click the button before Step 4, and then after the system files are cleaned up, you can proceed with removing other disk detritus.
I would really like perform some sort of disk cleanup that will affect all the profiles on the Terminal Server. Most of the time, 1 sweep is enough, 3 is plentiful. 7 & 35 overwrites is overkill, and it's been said that there is no advantage in a 35 time overwrite Thursday, March 15, 2012 7:26 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Disk Cleanup - been a part of windows OS for two decades...cleanmgr.exe. http://qaisoftware.com/disk-cleanup/how-to-run-disk-cleanup-for-windows-xp.html As you can see, the tool now offers several options that are unavailable if you run Disk Cleanup normally.
I think it came starting with Windows 98. Carol and Allen Bredt Guest I have 5 user accounts on my Windows XP Home system. That's it. & everything, be it good or bad bits (or bytes, for that matter). You can even use it to remove old versions of Windows after an upgrade to Windows 10.
All rights reserved. It don't ask me what drive I won't to clean up. Advt ^ Schedule and Automate running of Disk Cleanup Utility If you would like to schedule Disk Cleanup Utility to run automatically, every once in a while, you can do so In the example above, I've combined both commands at the command prompt in one line using the '&' char.
For Seniors: Contact Microsoft Customer Support Finding Large Files on Your PC Troubleshooting Your PC For Dummies, 3rd Edition Load more ComputersPCsHow to Use Disk Cleanup in Windows 7 and Vista I dont want to remove any profiles - I want to free up disk space on a terminal server. since I am still learning w/ Windows 7 64Bite Home Pro. I've updated the post to reflect this. @StevenEuler: For the most part, I agree.
At the Command Prompt, type the following command and then press Enter. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? For example, you set the options you want as an admin using: cleanmgr /sageset:0001 Then you have it run automatically for each user at logon using your preferred method (logon script, Included in the deletion are temporary files, thumbnails, or downloaded programs.Check out How To Clean Hard Drives In Windows 7 for general information about the cleanup software.Compare that to the options
cus of a misplaced item we are revisiting a thread from 3 yrs ago, LMAO! #8 Drew, Feb 29, 2012 squirtmph Active MemberJoined:Sep 26, 2012Messages:89Likes Received:0 Great post, But I was Please share this article About Martin Brinkmann Martin Brinkmann is a journalist from Germany who founded Ghacks Technology News Back in 2005. You may be surprised to see so many options being available and wonder why Microsoft chose to not make accessing them easier! Created by Anand Khanse.
Can I do that without > logging on to them one at a time? > > Thanks, Carol http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=315246 tells all you can do and no more. All you need to do is to run the Disk Cleanup tool as administrator.Type cleanmgr at the Start screen or in your Start Menu search box.Press Ctrl+Shift+Enter to open it directly It is a member of the Microsoft Partner Program. About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts.