Windows 10: ghost files taking up 90% of my storage

Discus and support ghost files taking up 90% of my storage in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; ive been having issues with 3 ghost files taking up almost all of my storage space on my pc and ive tried everything i possibly can but i can't get rid... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by lockewampler, Aug 29, 2019.

  1. ghost files taking up 90% of my storage


    ive been having issues with 3 ghost files taking up almost all of my storage space on my pc and ive tried everything i possibly can but i can't get rid of them, the files were things i deleted completely but these files wont uninstall

    :)
     
    lockewampler, Aug 29, 2019
    #1

  2. Sniper Ghost Warrior

    Hi Gary,

    Sorry for the delay in response.

    • What is the make and model of the computer?
    • Do you face the issue only with Sniper Ghost Warrior?
    We would suggest you to update the graphics drivers and check.
     
    Ravinath P, Aug 29, 2019
    #2
  3. ghost file on desktop

    Hello Bruce,

    Thank you for your continued patience on this issue. I would like to assist you further.

    If you are unable to remove the file using Explorer, I suggest you to try delete the file using the command prompt. Follow the below steps.

    • Press Windows key + X, select
      Command prompt (Admin) to bring up elevated Command prompt.
    • Now browse to the folder where the file is located. You can go to the root of the drive by typing in cd /, followed by
      cd foldername to navigate into directories. Once you are there, type in
      dir to get a listing of all the files.
    • To delete a fie type del “filename”

    Hope it helps this time.

    Thank you.
     
    Sayan_Ghosh, Aug 29, 2019
    #3
  4. ghost files taking up 90% of my storage

    Mass Storage USB Device ghosted

    As you've mentioned, the issue still persists even after performing some of the troubleshooting steps being suggested. To isolate your concern, we'd like to ask a screenshot of the
    HardwareID information, DiskManagement, and the
    FileExplorer.

    To get the Hardware ID, follow the steps below:

    • Right-click on the Start Menu and select
      Device
      Manager.
    • Right-click on the name of the device and select Properties.
    • Under Details tab, click the drop-down button on Property and select
      Hardware Ids.

    For the Disk Management, type diskmgmt.msc in the
    Search bar and press Enter. Do the same thing with
    File Explorer. Once the File Explorer is opened, click
    This PC and take a screenshot of what's available.

    We'll be waiting for your response.
     
    Eileen Gal, Aug 29, 2019
    #4
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