Disk Cleanup - C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp


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Does Windows Disk Cleanup clean this folder out or not? I have lot's of stuff in there that looks old and I run Disk Cleanup regularly. :unsure:
 

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It will delete temporary files that are not been in use.
 

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The best way to delete everything in the Temp folder is to boot into safe mode, then open file explorer window and go to %temp%. Then you delete everything.
 

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I use the search tool 'Everything' to delete them. Type .tmp into the search field. It finds temp files in places other than the local\temp folder. Select all and delete. Used this method for a while now and all has been OK. It does leave some temp behind (being used by the system probably) but perhaps not enough to worry about.
 

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It does leave some temp behind
By logging on in Safe Mode, you're able to remove all temp files in the %temp% folder. I'm not sure about .tmp files in other locations.
 

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I've written a Cleanup batch file, that does clean out many of the Temp folders in Windows. There is a Bunch of them!
That particular one you mentioned, is not in my list. But it WILL be!
However when I looked into that folder, on this PC, I saw this:
Temp files.jpg

And when I ran this command from a CMD prompt, it got everything but the NVIDIA stuff. For some crazy reason,
NVIDIA creates a bunch of temp files every day. And when one or more of those files is still open, they will not delete!
del /F /S /Q C:\Users\%UserName%\AppData\Local\Temp\*.*

It reported that some of those files were still open in Windows. I get that a lot.
It's almost not worth the effort, but I WILL be adding that temp folder to my Cleanup Batch file, that I run almost daily.
(some days, I get busy and just forget to run it.) When I do run it, I get results like this:
4-8-23 Cleanup.jpg

I really don't know why, but if you've ever installed NVIDIA drivers on your PC, you'll find it creating a LOT of temp files.

Thanks for letting me know about that temp folder. It's one I had somehow missed.
I do run the Disk Cleanup program in "Extended" mode, and it does not clean out that folder. (I guess that was your question) It also does not get rid of the temporary internet files from either Edge or Firefox. It basically cleans out junk left by Windows, and not Installed programs, like Firefox, etc. At least, that's been my experience. Other browsers, like Chrome, will probably create their own junk pile, but since I don't use those, I can't swear to that.
With just a little research, you can easily find out where your favorite browser stores its Junk.
I have a separate line in my batch file, for each of the browsers that I use.
In just one day, of browsing and forum work, Firefox will generate several thousand Temp files. Likewise, Edge!
I just ran my Batch file yesterday, before I did a C: drive backup, and when I ran it again a few minutes ago, it found and removed over 46k of junk files....created in just one day.

Cheers Mate!
TM :cool:
 
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I use the search tool 'Everything' to delete them. Type .tmp into the search field. It finds temp files in places other than the local\temp folder. Select all and delete. Used this method for a while now and all has been OK. It does leave some temp behind (being used by the system probably) but perhaps not enough to worry about.
I think you meant *.tmp?
 

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I ran CCleaner yesterday with Temporary Files selected for cleaning, among the other (few) selected things. Maybe that's why this folder is as it is. I certainly wouldn't get my knickers in a twist over a folder like this. Note the files sizes, BTW.

Clipboard03.jpg
 

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I think you meant *.tmp?
Everything doesn't care. Just type tmp in the blank. It just now found 6,000 files on my desktop PC with .tmp extensions.
 

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I use the search tool 'Everything' to delete them. Type .tmp into the search field. It finds temp files in places other than the local\temp folder. Select all and delete. Used this method for a while now and all has been OK. It does leave some temp behind (being used by the system probably) but perhaps not enough to worry about.

Inspired by your post I did a similar thing using WizFile. It found about 1800 files and folders. I selected all and chose Delete from the context menu. It allowed me to send all but a couple dozen to the recycle bin. Running Disk Cleanup as administrator it showed about 380 MB of crap I could remove without resorting to safe mode. It removed all the folders so I guess I can do that once a month or so.
 

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By logging on in Safe Mode, you're able to remove all temp files in the %temp% folder. I'm not sure about .tmp files in other locations.
Yes, that is a way but I don't worry too much about the .tmp files left behind. It leaves the system fairly free of them.
 

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I think you meant *.tmp?

Going over the deletion done by 'Everything' again, I think that search term is best. If only .tmp, is searched for, the search picks up on this file: 'filesize-popover-accordion.tmpl.html' because it has .tmp in the name. Using *.tmp, the file is not picked up on. This doesn't matter in my case because Windows won't let it be deleted anyway. It might make a difference in some cases though.
 

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Don't delete every file with .tmp in the name as not all will be temporary files as shown in your example. Try dot tmp space.
 

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Don't delete every file with .tmp in the name as not all will be temporary files as shown in your example. Try dot tmp space.

Yes, I can see that would also work. (y)
 

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Still..... Del /F /S /Q C:\*.tmp will find and delete every file in your PC, with a name that ends in .tmp
Except, of course, the ones that are open and in use. There will be several of those.

This simple little command can be run from either the CMD prompt, as a one-time thing, or put into a batch file for repeated use.

The Batch File (a simple text file with the suffix .bat) once you see how easy it works, can be easily added to, with more lines like: Del /F /S /Q C:\*.bac and Del /F /S /Q C:\*.old

Then as you find more hiding places for junk, add those to your batch file as well.
Like the location that the OP listed:
Del /F /S /Q C:\Users\%UserName%\AppData\Local\Temp\*.*

This is basically what I've been doing for over twenty years, and today I've got a pretty inclusive and comprehensive Cleanup Batch file.
And, every time I find a new hiding place for junk, it goes in to my Batch File.
I want to thank the OP for giving me one more.
Someday, if there's a demand for it, I may just publish the whole thing.
 

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Here is a script that will delete files and folders within Temp folder.

Code:
:: Batch Script Created by FreeBooter

@Echo Off & Cls

net sess>nul 2>&1||(powershell start cmd -ArgumentList """/c %~0""" -verb Runas & exit)

Call :IsAdmin

Mode CON LINES=5 COLS=50 & Color 0E

Echo                   PLEASE WAIT...


:: Clear Temporary Folder.
Cd %TMP%
For /f "tokens=*" %%a in ('Dir /b %LOCALAPPDATA%\Temp') do (
Echo Y | Rd /s /q "%%a" 2>NUL 1>NUL
If Exist "%%a" Echo Y | Del /a /f "%%a" 2>NUL 1>NUL
)
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo.
Echo        FINISHED DELETING TEMPORARY FILES
Echo.
Echo.
ping -n 5 localhost >Nul


Cls
 

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I have show hidden files / folders enabled and manually go in and empty that folder. I also use MS PC Manager as a good safe replacement for CC Cleaner.
 

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Still..... Del /F /S /Q C:\*.tmp will find and delete every file in your PC, with a name that ends in .tmp
Except, of course, the ones that are open and in use. There will be several of those.

I made a small utility called RunItOnce mainly so I could delete all the index.dat files on my C: drive now and then. It uses the registry RunOnce key for the current user. It delays login until the command is completed which is why it could remove index.dat as they were not in use yet. So you probably should not use it for anything that takes a long time or is interactive. If you search the terms RunItOnce and MilesAhead it should be near the top of the list. Freeware with a Readme. Easy to use for simple stuff.

Note: I may not have used this since index.dat became no longer an issue. Perhaps Windows 7?? So consider it experimental.
 
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    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Lenovo Ideapad 5
    CPU
    AMD K19
    Motherboard
    LNVNB161216 (FP6)
    Memory
    8 GB DDR4
    Graphics card(s)
    AMD Radeon Graphics 2 GB DDR4
    Sound Card
    Realtek High Definition Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Generic PnP Monitor on AMD Radeon Graphics
    Screen Resolution
    2560 x 1600
    Hard Drives
    512 GB SKHynix_HFS512GDE9X084N (SSD)
    Mouse
    has touchpad but I use USB wired optical wheel mouse
    Keyboard
    backlit
    Internet Speed
    100 Mb/s
    Browser
    Edge
    Antivirus
    none
    Other Info
    Windows firewall disabled
For an average user like me > turn on Storage Sense > let it do its work in the background > very occasionally run it manually (y)

It may not be the cleanest clean, but there is very little performance difference from the cleanest clean, if any, and the built-in tool is safe (y)
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 10 Pro
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