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Windows 7: winsxs 10 GB

15 Jan 2012   #1
lostsoul62

Windows 7 x64 RC1, Vista Ultimate, XP Pro
 
 
winsxs 10 GB

How do I get rid of most of this winsxs 10 GB of junk? I have a 60 GB SSD HD and can't afford this 10 GB of crap.


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15 Jan 2012   #2
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Have a look at this thread.

Can I delete the file C:\Windows\winsxs\ManifestCache - Microsoft Answers

If I speak the truth, your best bet is to invest in a bigger SSD.

Personally, I'd be loathe to delete anything in the Winsxs folder in case it bricked my system.

You might also want to have look at this thread also.

WinSXS Folder not actually consuming lots of space
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15 Jan 2012   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I also think a bigger SSD would be the wiser choice.
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