Disk Clean up Win XP

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While trying to run Disk Cleanup in windows xp, the program can go to the first three bars and when it checks the files and then stops there, no movement. If I restart this process, it never comes up totally

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Disk Clean up Win XP

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Do This.

Click Start -> Run type regedit press Enter -> Locate and click the following registry keys:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerVolumeCaches

Now click Export in the file menu then click Desktop type VolumeCaches in the name box then save it.

This create backup of VolumeCaches registry key so that in case you experience instability in your computer you can just restore VolumeCaches key by double clicking the VolumeCaches.reg file on your desktop then click yes.

Now expand the following registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerVolumeCaches

Find and delete the compress old files registry key.

Last Quit the Registry Editor and your done!

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