WINSXS

Clean WINSXS folder

Problem:

Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 7 are using a lot of space, most of this space is used by the WINSXS folder. WINSXS folder actualy doesn’t use this space but it hardlinked to DLL files of the system.

Solution:

After installing a Servicepack you can cleanup the folder using the following command: DISM.exe /online /Cleanup-Image /spsuperseded

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