When using it is common for Collect temporary files on the hard drive This takes up space, which can cause your computer to slow down. These temporary files are useless, meaning they are not documents, pictures, or programs. They can therefore be quickly deleted and hard disk space freed up.
Windows 10 temporary files have no function on the computer, but they take up space and slow down processes.
While these temporary files are unusable, sometimes they can be versions of a document that you are working on and whose progress has not been saved. Therefore, before you proceed to delete the temporary files, you must save all your work and close all programs so that you do not lose any temporary files.
These files are also generated when users browse the Internet and accumulate in the browser’s cache. So when you visit web pages, these files get slower and slower. Browsers usually have their own tools to automatically delete these files, although it is always better to do it manually.
Steps to delete Windows 10 temporary files
At the beginning you have to write “Liberator of Space” When you do this in the Windows 10 search bar, it will open the cleanup and generate a dialog box asking the application which drive to free up space on.
Next, select the device and click “OK” so that the following screen appears. All files to be deleted must be selected there. In this part you will find temporary files, downloaded programs, temporary internet files, Windows error reports, various caches and optimization files.
Once selected, you need to click “Delete Files” so that the application can delete them all. With this method, it is possible to clean the entire cache of Windows 10 and thus improve the computer’s performance.
This process can also be done manually via the Windows 10 File Explorer. In this case, you need to access the drive you want and look for the WindowsTemp folder. You must have administrator rights to access this folder. Once inside, the files to be deleted are selected and deleted.
Finally, there is a third method of deleting temporary files that are accessed through the Windows 10 settings panel. To do this, you need to enter “storage settings” in the Windows 10 search bar. This will bring up options for disk fragmentation and temporary file deletion.