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Published on March 10th, 2015 | by Technable

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Free Up Disk Space by Removing Windows.old Folder

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Have you ever noticed the Windows.old folder in your system directory after re-installing Windows? The folder holds a copy of your previous installation. With its help, you can restore data or salvage personal files and program settings you forgot to back up. Since Windows.old is a complete backup of your system and user data, it comes to at least 3GB, plus anything you installed or stored under your user profile on top of that. Should you be short on space, here’s where you can get a big chunk of storage space back. I’ll also discuss Windows Rollback for those of…

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