Did you ever ask “How come, I rare copy files to my disk suddenly my disk full”. You will be surprise even your rare copy or download big file but suddenly you get alert low disk space from windows operation system.
One of that’s because temporary files using by windows operation system and windows applications. Which Temporary files using by windows for temporary used by windows because computer memory not enough to process by application request or windows system, temporary also can be used by windows when extract file for windows update which manual update (ex windows service pack) or windows automatically update. Temporary also can be used by browser as the cache and etc. Some of the temporary should be delete after application or windows system normal exist and some others will be remove but date (ex: cache). That’s all for normal situation which temporary files should be deleting when application exit or the temporary already out-dated. All of the temporary should be remove but still remain on your disk – usually call it “junk files”. There is many form of temporary files and used for. But it’s should be remove from the disk when application normal exist or the files already out-dated.
Do you ever aware how many files duplicate on our disk? The files small or big still wasted disk space. Sometimes we are not aware when download duplicate files from internet or we are forgot where is the files reside. Unfortunately it’s not easy to find duplicate files on disk using windows operation system.
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Low Disk Effect to Windows Performance.
Nowadays, disk space is bigger and cheaper than 5 years ago. Sometimes make we are lazy to clean up our disk from un-used files. But anyway every disk still has capacity and can full! Low Disk space can effect to overall windows performance, because nowadays application running need more memory and more greedy every new versions. Memories computer are more limited compare to disk, there is why Windows Operations system used disk to accommodate. It’s one of the reasons why windows operation system alerts users when the disk space already low.
Disable Windows Notification for Low Disk Space
By default windows operation system has automatically alert users when disk space reaches some threshold. If you ever getting the alert you will know the message like the balloon with the message about low disk space, when you clicked, the clean up wizards will be lunch.
As from the Microsoft support website about the threshold for low disk space (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/285107).
When free disk space reaches 200 megabytes (MB), you receive the following message for 10 seconds, once per session:
When free disk space reaches 80 MB, you receive the following message for 30 seconds, every four hours, twice per session:
When free disk reaches 50 MB, you receive the following message for 30 seconds, every five minutes, until free space is above 50 MB:
To disable the alert you can modify windows registry using regedit.exe
- Simply navigate to KEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
- right click on the Explorer and click new DWORD(32-bit) value
- type NoLowDiskSpaceChecks
- modify the value to 1