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Windows 7: Manage Windows Backup Disk Space - Create Shortcut


Manage Windows Backup Disk Space - Create Shortcut

How to Create a "Manage Windows Backup Disk Space" Shortcut in Windows 7
Published by Brink
19 Dec 2011
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Manage Windows Backup Disk Space - Create Shortcut

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This will show you how to create a Manage Windows Backup Disk Space shortcut in Windows 7 to make it easier to delete user and system file backups that you no longer want to free up hard drive space.


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To be able to use this shortcut:
  • You must be logged in as an administrator.

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OPTION ONE
Download and Setup "Manage Windows Backup Disk Space" Shortcut
1. Click on the Download button below to download the file below.
Manage_Windows_Backup_Disk_Space_Shortcut.zip

download
2. Click on Save and save the .zip file to your desktop.

3. Open the downloaded .zip file, and extract (drag and drop) all of it's contents to your desktop.

4. Right click on the extracted Manage Windows Backup Disk Space.vbs file, click on Properties, General tab, and click on the Unblock button if available.
NOTE: If you do not have a Unblock button under the General tab, then the file is already unblocked and you can continue on.

5. Right click on the now unblocked Manage Windows Backup Disk Space.vbs file, and click on Cut.

6. Navigate to C:\Windows in Windows Explorer, then right click on a empty area of the window and click on Paste to move the .vbs file here.

7. If prompted by UAC, then click on Continue and Yes.

8. Right click on the extracted Manage Windows Backup Disk Space shortcut, click on Properties, General tab, and click on the Unblock button if available.
NOTE: If you do not have a Unblock button under the General tab, then the file is already unblocked and you can continue on.

9. You can now assign a keyboard shortcut, place in Quick Launch, or move this Manage Windows Backup Disk Space shortcut to where you like for easy use.





OPTION TWO
To Remove the "Manage Windows Backup Disk Space" Shortcut
1. Delete the Manage Windows Backup Disk Space shortcut.

2. In Windows Explorer, navigate to the .vbs file below, right click on it, and click on Delete.
C:\Windows\Manage Windows Backup Disk Space.vbs
3. If prompted by UAC, then click on Yes.
That's it,
Shawn




19 Dec 2011   #1
Faceofjoe421

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Another Great Tutorial Brink.


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19 Dec 2011   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Thank you Joe.
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