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  • Question

  • I'm receiving a low disk space warning on my Windows 8.1 , Surface Pro laptop,  I have only used a little 3 gbs on a disk of 120gb?
    Friday, December 18, 2015 2:04 PM

Answers

  • There is a good free 3rd party app called Treesize (from Jam software) that will tell you what is using the space.

    I also suggest running a disk cleanup wizard (Including the system files) to clean out the junk


    Wanikiya and Dyami--Team Zigzag Windows IT-PRO (MS-MVP)

    • Proposed as answer by jim-xu Tuesday, December 29, 2015 9:11 AM
    • Marked as answer by Michael_LS Wednesday, December 30, 2015 5:42 AM
    Friday, December 18, 2015 8:35 PM
  • Hi Donna,

    Thank you for your question.

    In addition above suggestion, if there are just 3 GB which are using, please refer to the following link to remove the low disk space warning:

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/555622 

    Best Regard,

    Jim Xu



    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help, and unmark the answers if they provide no help. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact tnmff@microsoft.com.

    Jim Xu
    TechNet Community Support


    • Edited by jim-xu Monday, December 21, 2015 4:50 AM
    • Proposed as answer by jim-xu Tuesday, December 29, 2015 9:11 AM
    • Marked as answer by Michael_LS Wednesday, December 30, 2015 5:42 AM
    Monday, December 21, 2015 4:47 AM

All replies

  • There is a good free 3rd party app called Treesize (from Jam software) that will tell you what is using the space.

    I also suggest running a disk cleanup wizard (Including the system files) to clean out the junk


    Wanikiya and Dyami--Team Zigzag Windows IT-PRO (MS-MVP)

    • Proposed as answer by jim-xu Tuesday, December 29, 2015 9:11 AM
    • Marked as answer by Michael_LS Wednesday, December 30, 2015 5:42 AM
    Friday, December 18, 2015 8:35 PM
  • Hi Donna,

    Thank you for your question.

    In addition above suggestion, if there are just 3 GB which are using, please refer to the following link to remove the low disk space warning:

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/555622 

    Best Regard,

    Jim Xu



    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help, and unmark the answers if they provide no help. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact tnmff@microsoft.com.

    Jim Xu
    TechNet Community Support


    • Edited by jim-xu Monday, December 21, 2015 4:50 AM
    • Proposed as answer by jim-xu Tuesday, December 29, 2015 9:11 AM
    • Marked as answer by Michael_LS Wednesday, December 30, 2015 5:42 AM
    Monday, December 21, 2015 4:47 AM