Automatically Delete Files From Downloads Folder In Windows 10

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Many users are like to surf the Internet and download video pictures and software. All these files are stored by default in the Windows Downloads folder, which you can change it (How to Change the Chrome Download Folder Location). we use once or twice and never delete these files use a lot of valuable space on the hard drive.

We should clean it from time to time but who does it? Since the Creators Update, Windows 10 includes Storage sense, in this feature windows will delete temporary file from recycle bin from over 30 days. And now with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, windows now includes an option to delete files in the Downloads folders that haven’t change in the last month.

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in this article, we’ll learn the steps to configure Storage sense to clean up files that haven’t changed over 30 days on Windows 10.

Delete Files From Downloads Folder In Windows 10

To configure Storage sense to automatically delete files in the Downloads folder, do the following:

1) Open Settings.


2) Click on System.


3) Click on Storage.


4) Turn on the Storage sense toggle switch if it’s not already enabled.



5) Click on the Change how we free up space option.

6) Turn on the Delete files in my Downloads folder that haven’t changed for over 30 days toggle switch.


I hope this article will help you to clean up your windows storage. if you like this post please share this post on social media and do comment if you have any problem.

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Harshit Amreliya
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