- On the Start menu, select All Programs, choose Accessories, select System Tools, and then click Disk Cleanup.
- The Disk Cleanup program is used to free up space by files that are no longer being used in the hard drive.
- In the Disk Cleanup dialog box, click the Disk Cleanup tab.
- In the Files to Delete list box, click the location of the files to be deleted. (IMPORTANT : Do not check the box next to “Compress old file”.)
- Click the OK button to start deleting.
- Click the Yes button.