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August 12th, 2015

How to get rid of orphaned Windows Installer files

Posted by Treg in Howto's

Note to self and the interwebs: found a great tool today to free some diskspace in the C:\Windows\Installer folder. It’s called “PatchCleaner”, well well. It saved me more than 13 Gigs… 🙂

You can find the PatchCleaner software here:

Be advised, this tool does “non recommended” stuff. Move orphaned files with the tool to another harddrive for safetey reasons. (don’t delete them)

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