How to Clean Windows 10 Temp File Folder

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How to Clean Windows 10 Temp File Folder is as easy in just a few simple steps and can free up valuable resources on any PC. There are more extensive ways you can clean your temp files such as installing CCleaner from the Piriform website Here, it also cleans your registry and is a handy application for many other things as well. But the quickest and easiest way of cleaning up those cluttered files is outlined in the instructions below.

Click Cortana search menu

Type in the Search %temp%Click on the folder or Press Enter

Press Ctrl + A or Highlight all files and folders

Press Delete key or Right + Click and select delete

When prompted a file cannot be deleted, this is because some of the temp files will be in use for currently running applications and services and are needed for the operation of the currently running programs.

Windows 10 – Click the Cancel button

Windows 7Check do this for all items box then Press Skip

Voila! You are done! You have successfully completed the How to clean your Windows 10 Temp File Folder guide through the Cortana Search using only a few basic commands. Keep in mind this method doesn’t take into account all temp files or caches on the entire PC. For that, you should consider using a 3rd party application such as CCleaner.

Be sure to check out my other How-to guides like How to Create a bootable USB Flash Drive. If this helped you clean your temp files be sure to share it with your friends and comment below.

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