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Windows 7: I deleted 10gb data but i did not got 10gb free space?

05 Jul 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
I deleted 10gb data but i did not got 10gb free space?

I deleted approx 10gb data from c drive but my free space is still the same :-(
Don't know what to do.

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05 Jul 2014   #2

W10 Pro desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W10 Pro tablet (all 64-bit)

Did you empty the recycle bin?
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05 Jul 2014   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Yes. But still no space.
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05 Jul 2014   #4

Windows 10 Pro X64

Use Treesize Free to see what is using the space on your hard drive.

Select TreeSize from the dropdown. Unzip then run treesize.exe, no install needed.
Click Scan then pick your hard drive.

Output looks like this:

I deleted 10gb data but i did not got 10gb free space?-lenovectreesize.jpg

You can expand each branch to see exactly where space is being used.

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 I deleted 10gb data but i did not got 10gb free space?

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