Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Batch file to cleanup OS temp and junk files.

2 Weeks Ago   #21
RoWin7

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

So how do I run a .bat file? I'm not a DOS person.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
2 Weeks Ago   #22
Paul Black

Win 7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi RoWin7,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RoWin7 View Post
So how do I run a .bat file? I'm not a DOS person.
OK. This is for information purposes only as I don't advise you to run the script from the source listed in post #1 without making a System Image FIRST, just in case of problems or it has a detrimental downside or knock on affect!

[1] Open Notepad.
[2] Copy the batch script into Notepad.
[3] Save the Notepad file as something like Batch_Test.bat [on the desktop] and select Save as type: All Files?
[4] Right-click the Batch_Test.bat on the desktop and select Run as administrator.

I hope this helps!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Batch file to cleanup OS temp and junk files.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
IE11 Saved Passwords gone after cookie/temp files cleanup
hi there, why does IE11 remove all web passwords when you use CC cleaner and the option "saved passwords" is UNTICKED? it seems as though it's ignoring that, unless they are stored elsewhere and they get cleaned with temp files and company cleanup. That setting seems to work for Chrome and...
Browsers & Mail
Advanced Disk Cleanup - Create Shortcuts Without A Batch File!
Hello 7, This is how to create shortcuts for the Advanced Disk Cleanup feature. I keep mine in my Start Menu :geek: These shortcuts do not require batch files or command window, and they execute immediately. Just follow the steps below! NOTE: You MUST be logged in as an administrator to...
Performance & Maintenance
Disk cleanup, difference between temp file options + concerns
Hey guys, im kinda confused how these 2 differentiate. I know that programs use temp files to load faster and sometimes refuse to delete on computer shutdown so its not my problem there. My problem is what is the difference between temp files and temporary internet files? Is temporary internet...
Performance & Maintenance
IE11 Saved Passwords gone after cookie/temp files cleanup
hi there, I would like to know if it's normal that after doing a "maintenance" cleanup on the pc, Ccleaner & PC tools "Clen Your Disk" option, (cookie/temp files, etc), then IE11 will lose all saved passwords. on Ccleaner the option "Saved Password" is UNticked. On Chrome and Firefox...
Browsers & Mail
Temp folder getting filled with batch files
Hello, My temporary folder has been have batch files created in it every 15 seconds or so. My mouse is the arrow with the busy circle at 2'oclock of it constantly, so something is running. I checked my processes and they seemed to all be normal. I updated everything including windows.net 4 so I...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:26.
Twitter Facebook