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How to View Disk Space Usage in Windows 8.1 Update

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The Windows 8.1 Update released on April 8th 2014 via Windows Update, adds Disk space in PC settings that allows you to also view modern app sizes.

This tutorial will show you how to view available Windows disk space and usage by modern apps, media and files, and Recycle Bin in Windows 8.1 Update.

Here's How:

1. Open PC settings, and click/tap on PC and devices on the left side. (see screenshot below)

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2. Click/tap on Disk space on the left side. You will now see how much space is available on your Windows drive, and how much space is being used by your modern apps, media and files in your "C:\Users\(user-name)" folders, and Recycle Bin. (see screenshot below)

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3. When finished, you can close PC settings if you like.

That's it,