How to delete temporary file from Windows 8
What is temporary file and how to delete temporary file from
Windows 8, everything is explaining here.
Temporary files are stored on the hard drive. You can easily
find these temporary files with the help of the .TMP extension. These temporary
files are created by Windows. Temporary files are created when a Windows
Session is terminated in an irregular way.
Temporary files can also be created when you turn off your
system without closing your files. These temporary files can reduce the
performance of the system. By deleting those unnecessary temporary files, you
can increase disk space and the performance of your system. The Disk Cleanup
utility will clean up unnecessary files on your system.
Delete using Windows Explorer:
delete the files and folders using the Windows Explorer, follow these
instructions for Windows XP systems:
v Click Start
v Click Run
v Type %temp% in the search
v Click OK or press Enter to
open the Temp folder
v From the Tools menu, click
v The Folder Options window
should now appear
v Click the View tab
v Under Hidden files and
folders, check the Show hidden files and folders checkbox
v Click OK
v Select all the files and
folders you see in the Temp folder by pressing Ctrl + A
v Press Shift + Delete key to
delete the selected files and folders. Or, you can right-click on the selected
files and folders, click Delete. Then empty the Recycle Bin.
v Click Yes to confirm