In order to maintain the smooth running of PC, you will have to delete unwanted data from hard disk regularly. Of course, it’s not easy task of delete it manually. You will have to look into all the folders in the system to inspect the folders that are not needed. In this task. you may delete some important file that whose extension you are not aware of, but the system may be using for some applications.
How to Remove these Unwanted Files?
To overcome these difficulties, Windows Vista has inbuilt cleaner “Disk Cleaner”. Disk Cleaner scans your hard disk for unwanted files and safely deletes them, reclaiming your valuable hard disk space.
1. Start the Disk Cleanup and select the drive you want to scan.
2. Disk Cleanup will scan for the unwanted files in the drive and lists the types if files to be deleted and amount of space, you can free on the drive.
3. Select View files to view list of unwanted files, it opens explorer to show up the files.
4. Click OK to safely clear the Unwanted data and reclaim your valuable space.
You may hear lot of tools available, which does the job. All those tools needs to be installed which may contribute to the slow down of your PC.
But, Disk Cleanup comes along with Windows, no need of separate installation. Believe me, it does it’s job pretty well in comparison to other tools. And moreover it’s FREE!
Once you have deleted unwanted data from your system, Defragmentation comes into play. Defragmenting is a process of rearranging your data in such a way it reduces the hard disk read time.