What is the Method to Delete Window Download Files?

As you all know that download files on Window, can waste the space on hard drive. So, to fix this issue you should use recommended tool. In this blog, you will read the method to delete Window Download file. If the user needs help, then they can visit to the official site of Microsoft via www.office.com/setup.

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Method to Delete Window Download Files:

1. Delete Files with File Eraser:

The user can use the BitRaser File Eraser, which is a disk clean-up utility for erasing files. It helps to delete Windows download files. If the user wants to delete the Windows download files, then they have to tap on the Home tab of the BitRaser File Eraser window. After this, you have to click on Add Erasure list which is located on the left of the Home tab. Now, you have to select the Add New List option. Here, you have to press the Add Folder button and then click on the Browse option. At this point, you have to select the SoftwareDistribution Download subfolder at this path:

C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download

After this, you have to tap on OK button after selecting a folder. Then, just select the Erase Subfolder option, but you should not select the Delete folder after erasing contents checkbox. Here, you need to tap on OK button in order to return to the Add Erasure list tab. At this point, you have to tap on the Save List option, and then enter a title in the list name box and after this, press the Save button. At last, you have to select the erase list which you have just saved and then press the Erase Now button.

2. Manually Delete Windows Update download files:

First of all, you have to press the Windows and S keys altogether. Then, you have to Input services in the search utility. After this, you have to tap on Services in order to open that window. Now, you have to right-click on the Windows Update service and then select Stop. Here, you have to open File Explorer just by clicking on the Windows 10 taskbar button. Then, you have to enter this folder in File Explorer’s path bar:

C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download

At this point, you have to press the Enter key in order to open the Download folder. Next, you have to press the Ctrl + A hotkey in order to select everything in that folder. Now, you have to select the Home tab and then click on the Delete button. If you see a File Access Denied window opens up on your screen, then you should select the Do this for all current items checkbox and then click on Continue button. At last, you should restart the Windows Update service just by right-clicking it on the Services window and then select Start. For more info, tap on office.com/setup.

3. Enable Storage Sense to Automatically Delete Files:

You have to enter storage in Windows 10’s search box. Then, you need to tap on Storage settings in order to open the tab in Settings. After this, you need to tap on Configure Storage Sense in order to open more options. Now, you need to Toggle Storage Sense On. At this point, you have to select an option on the Delete files in my Downloads folder if they haven’t been opened for more than drop-down menu. Here, the Storage sense will automatically erase downloaded files. But you can tap on Clean Now option to do immediately.

The above method will help you to delete Window Download file. If you need more details, then click on www.office.com/setup.

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