Storage usage lets you see how your storage is used on a drive and how you can free up space.
This tutorial will show you how to view the storage usage of local storage drives in Windows 11.
View Storage Usage of Drive in File Explorer
This option is currently only available in Windows 11 build 22449 Dev Channel and higher.
Open This PC in File Explorer (Win+E).
Right click or press and hold on any local drive, and click/tap on Properties. (see screenshot below)
In the General tab, click/tap on the Storage usage button. (see screenshot below)
Go to step 4 in option two.
View Storage Usage of Drive in Settings
Open Settings (Win+I).
Click/tap on System on the left side, and click/tap on Storage on the right side. (see screenshot below)
Click/tap on Advanced storage settings on the right side to expand it, and click/tap on Storage used on other drives. (see screenshot below)
Click/tap on a drive you want to see the storage usage of. (see screenshot below)
You will now see how storage is being used on this specific drive. You can click/tap on each usage item for any available options to manage its storage usage to free up space. (see screenshot below)
When finished, you can close Settings if you like.