Windows XP Disk Usage Tool

Posted on 2007-10-17
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
Hi there,

I am after a simple tool that will analyse a hard disk and provide a report of what files are taking up the space on the drive.  I would like to be able to see what is using all of our disk space to see if any can be freed up.

Does such a free tool exist?


Question by:peterkennedy
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    We use treesize...the only fall back with this tool is that you receive access denied if the tool tries to read the contents of the "System Volume Information" folder located on each disk.
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    spacemonger gives a graphical view of what is taking up disk space.
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    If you only need to this periodically, you could use the built in search tool.. Then select 'What size is it' .. From there Specify size in KB with 'at least' selected.

    For info: if you are looking for files > 1 GB you would enter 100000 (1 million) in to the field.

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