For When You Can't Have The Real Thing
[ start | index | login ]
start > Windows > Server > 2008 R2 > winsxs fills system disk

winsxs fills system disk

Created by dave. Last edited by dave, 5 years and 209 days ago. Viewed 1,318 times. #2
[diff] [history] [edit] [rdf]


c:\windows\winsxs is using a ridiculous amount of space on my drive.


c:\> Dism.exe /Online /Cleanup-Image /AnalyzeComponentStore

or possibly

c:\> DISM /online /Cleanup-Image /SpSuperseded

Note that this command only seems to work for 2K8R2; 2K8 users should try Compcln.exe

If the Disk Cleanup Wizard is installed, you should be able to find it at cleanmgr.exe

no comments | post comment
This is a collection of techical information, much of it learned the hard way. Consider it a lab book or a /info directory. I doubt much of it will be of use to anyone else.

Useful: | Copyright 2000-2002 Matthias L. Jugel and Stephan J. Schmidt