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Remove space on Window system drive

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My window c drive is running out of space. Can we remove a directory winsxs ? Is there any folders that I can safely archive without affect the Window ?

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by:Natty Greg
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yes you can move all your files (picture, movies, music, and doc etc) but not the system files
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No pictures, movies and music on the C; drive.

I can see lot of files under c:\windows\winsxs on my Window 2008R2, that's should be kept, correct ?

Is there other folders that I can take a look, say service patches, security download, etc ?

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by:Sandeep Khanagwal
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You can use CCleaner a free utility to free up space in C Drive by deleting junk / temp files / old update files etc

https://www.piriform.com/CCLEANER

Download the tool and install it and check various options available in it . Also do registry cleanup from using it.
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