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Tim Reply With Quote 2012-04-05,16:10 #8 tomse3 View Profile View Forum Posts New Lounger Join Date Apr 2012 Posts 1 Thanks 1 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Great post. Of course they know all this too but can't admit it since it makes their latest OSes look poor. If you go deleting entries you WILL break something somewhere in your system. While I understand that porting the feature to dism.exe can complicate various support scenarios, I'm wondering what prevented MSFT from implementing this feature earlier in Windows 7 SP1 cleanmgr 🙂 @TomislavRex's navigate here

Having to pay for HD space annually rather than just "Buying a bigger drive" This is possibly one of the stupidest and least helpful comments on the subject I have ever I was hoping that I was doing something wrong on this laptop where the Windows folder alone is over 16Gb. I like to keep my drive usage below 50% if possible to keep it fast (Velociraptor). In contrast, Windows Vista or Windows 7 do install relatively quickly (in just about 15-20 minutes) on a modern PC but installing the service packs and updates takes more time than

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It's a start, but I still have almost 8GB of cruft remaining. Using DISM after installing a service pack will remove a good many unneeded files - i.e. It makes no sense for an OS to use more resources than the programs it is intended to run. This is a MUST HAVE!! 47 years ago Reply Andre.Ziegler @Charity Shelbourne I still don't understand why Server 2008R2 doesn't work.

MyComputer showed 134GB free space BEFORE running DISM and 136GB AFTER running DISM and restarting Win7.... Googling found a book called 'Windows 7: The Definitive Book" by William Stanek. We do have to take your feedback and bring it to the product groups. Kb2852386 This is ridiculous, it deletes 620 MB and winsxs still remains with… 9 gigs.

juanca I have Vista SP2 and this Submitted by Tensigh (not verified) on Sun, 02/14/2010 - 04:46. Its a VM with a single 40GB drive to move it I would have to create a 2nd drive which means more space on the SAN 0 Ghost Thanks for this great post! http://www.windowshelpzone.com/thread/real-solutions-to-the-winsxs-bloat..html It is only for one of 6 affected platforms: The following are missing: Server 2008 R2, Server 2008 (needed for 32 bit server applications), Vista (old but still supported), Server 2003/XPx64

The Windows Component Store is used to support the functions needed for the customization... Windows 7 Winsxs Cleanup It requires the export of a registry, and import of that registry on the clients. A single result should show up. Moving from a very simple and fast update mechanism that worked to a complex one that requires endless “configuring” and repair through CheckSUR is a product engineering defect.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2009 1:01 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi... As this continually grows with mostly unnecessary data, backing up SystemState becomes more time consuming and costly. Manually Cleanup Winsxs Windows 7 Everything was fine back then. Dism /online /cleanup-image /spsuperseded I know these systems are more than capable to handle it. 3 years ago Reply Adrian R.

WMI repository broken (already tried several solutions) in Performance & Maintenance I've done a clean install of Windows 8 and updated to 8.1 via the store update on a new SSD Cleaning out the directory is pretty simple. This is one of the primary reasons Windows Vista and Windows 7 are so bloated. Program Files is under 3GB. Cleanup Winsxs Server 2008

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Polls Search About Us E-Books Contact Advertise Advanced Search Lounge The Lounge Windows Secrets Columns Shrink that gigantic WinSxS folder down to size If this is your first visit, be sure Winsxs Folder Cleanup Windows 7 Or you guys will ignore us until Mainstream Support End Date? 47 years ago Reply brodiemac OK, so I have the update installed and have rebooted however, the button for ‘Clean Latest: IronWing, Apr 10, 2017 at 9:52 AM Off Topic Microsoft Edge on Creators update Latest: fleshconsumed, Apr 10, 2017 at 9:51 AM Software for Windows US carrier-led strike group heading

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Windows wants to install 6 updates every time I log off or put the computer in sleep mode 11. Now I'm looking at having to completely blow away my partitions and start over again! My Win 7 Enterprise 64 install is over a year old and I'm only using 19GB... #12 Vic Vega, Nov 19, 2011 Dahak Diamond Member Joined: Mar 2, 2000 Messages: Ccleaner The iPad and equivalent devices are nice for casual web surfing, looking up TV shows on the web and similar activities.

Yeah, Linux. They only support hardware they produce, and charge excessively for. Compared to FOSS developers, MS has a bunch of cretins. They shouldn't have ~60% of their allocated space taken up by ancient and new update files that have been applied.

give windows the boot and migrate to linux................................. If you run Disk Cleanup, do you already see the Windows Update cleanup there? 47 years ago Reply Charity Shelbourne @ Andre.Ziegler This update specifically targets Windows Updates specifically. A virus could have done that for you too ;-) Snortin' Norton Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 04/03/2012 - 22:50.