Compressed Files in Diskclean up

  RobCharles1981 22:43 14 Dec 2006

I'm trying to remove some rather junk files in the Diskcleanup in Windows taking a bit of time is there a quicker way? Using Ccleaner and Regscub.


  skidzy 22:47 14 Dec 2006

Have you deleted some programs Rob..if so yes Ccleaner and Regscrub will do the job.Then reboot and defrag.

  User-312386 22:53 14 Dec 2006

1. Click Start, and then click Run.

2. Type regedit in the Open box, and then press ENTER.

3. Locate, and then click the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\VolumeCaches

4. On the File menu, click Export, and then click Desktop, type VolumeCaches in the File name box, and then click Save.

Note This step creates a backup of the VolumeCaches registry key. If you experience any problems after you complete the steps that are listed in this procedure, you can use this backup to restore the VolumeCaches key to its original state. To restore the key, double-click the VolumeCaches.reg file on your desktop, and then click Yes.

5. Expand the following registry key:

6. Delete the Compress old files registry key.

7. Quit Registry Editor.

click here

  RobCharles1981 22:53 14 Dec 2006

No I did a repair XP Install I have done the Defrag as usual and installed any Windows updates nothing still the same

  RobCharles1981 22:57 14 Dec 2006

Thanks that will do great - thanks for your help!!

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