During the work in the laptop accumulates a certain number of files that are not useful, and just clutter up the memory of the computer, interfering with the normal operation of programs, and confusing the user. To properly clear the memory of the laptop, you need to understand the types of junk files and locations.
The most obvious Keeper of a file collection is, of course, the "Basket". This is a temporary home for files that most likely won't need them. The following type of files are the temporary Internet files. All of them must not be removed, because they speed up access to frequently visited pages, but once a month there will probably be a couple of hundred files that you no longer need. This can be understood by the names.
Delete the files with the chk extension, creates an antivirus program while checking the disks. They are stored in the "root" directory of the hard disk. This so-called files lost clusters. Get rid of the error reports and memory dumps, which occupy a lot of disk space.
Temporary files are created when you run any program the operating system. The idea is that they must be removed immediately after its completion, however, sometimes remain in place by reason of failure or defects of the creators.
Another type of files that can be deleted – backup documents. It's almost all files that have in its name the mark ~ - tilde. As a rule, files with the file extension bak, old, wbk, etc. However, be careful not to delete files that are still in operation, otherwise there will be crashes, and unsaved documents cannot be recovered.
Take advantage of our special program-"cleaner", if you are afraid to harm your laptop. This program is a part of any Windows operating system. Access is available via start - > All programs - > Accessories - > system tools. In addition, you can click on "System and security" -> "Administration" -> "Release disk space".
Cleaning software gives the ability to set additional settings through which you can avoid losing important files. You can use a third-party program like CCleaner which is free. This program is more gentle towards the files, in addition, it can clean the history of your stay in the network, including the history of search queries and visits to websites. It also has a customizable settings.