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Friday, 19 April 2013

Recovering Windows 7 'updates' Space

Redundant files left over from Windows updates can eat your space.  Not such a problem with the massive disks you get these days but every GB counts when your virtualising.

Running against my daily Windows 7 VM I recovered 2.5GB.

To clean these up run an elevated permissions command prompt :

dism /online /cleanup-image /spsuperseded /hidesp