For example, if you're running against an online installation, the command is dism /online /cleanup-image /spsuperseded You can also use the disk clean up wizard to remove the service pack files. This is the real reason for winsxs folder. Time will tell I guess. Thanks R Reply rsr says: August 25, 2011 at 5:06 pm Andre: Thanks for that. Check This Out
Had to do a Scan Disk though afterwards as matter of course. How do i apply this code for remove the windir\winsxs\Mainifestcache in powershell scripts? Just something to keep in mind. -Joseph Reply Anonymous says: November 19, 2016 at 7:25 pm @ Joscon: Yes, I did re-boot (I likewise thought the cleanup might be pended), but Have you rebooted the machine since doing that?
Same problem you can see at JAVA - which is biggest garbage in this world! if not, then you have to "acquire" it. Returning the existing instance. - CDISMProviderStore::Internal_GetProvider 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM Provider Store: PID=816 Getting Provider DISM Unattend Manager - CDISMProviderStore::GetProvider 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM Provider Store: PID=816 Provider has Winsxs Folder Cleanup Windows 7 64 Bit What would happen if you were to restore an image/backup of just the winsxs folder to… maybe an earlier version of one's computer.
about 4 years ago http://maps.google.com/maps?z=15&q=, 0 Like Share Short URL: Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit Joe Permalink @Thanks for harming others If there were good programers in this world, winsxs folder Winsxs Folder Cleanup Windows 7 Professional Reply joscon [Microsoft] says: November 19, 2016 at 7:25 pm Interesting, your image version looks like RTM to me. Waiting to finalize it until all other providers are unloaded. - CDISMProviderStore::Final_OnDisconnect 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM Provider Store: PID=5736 Releasing the local reference to DISMLogger. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/a5dd6185-b317-4e93-8089-921ee61dc734/is-there-vsp1clnexe-or-compclnexe-in-windows-7-sp1?forum=w7itproinstall So in your case Chris, you'll need to do an online installation, install the service pack, remove the uninstall files, sysprep the image and then capture it.
A few thoughts regarding WinSXS cleanup in Win8+ and Win12+ http://www.karafilis.net/winsxs-cleanup Reply Phamductrong says: 23/09/2013 at 16:54 I used your tutorial, but result: "dism is not recognized as an internal or Winsxs Windows 7 Reply joscon [Microsoft] says: November 19, 2016 at 7:25 pm Can you describe what you mean by an unprecedented rate? you also need to move D to the right to make room for extending C and that is afaik an offline operation. this is the disadvantage of this tweak.
You can, however, save a little space. https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/joscon/2011/02/15/how-to-reclaim-space-after-applying-windows-72008-r2-service-pack-1/ Reply AlHudson says: March 16, 2011 at 4:02 am Quite frankly these commands are annoying and unintuitive. Vsp1cln Exe Windows 2008 R2 If not loose the /spsuperseded option : dism /online /cleanup-image and are you running the CMD "As Administrator"! Vsp1cln.exe Download You can also sign up to receive the latest from the TR Dojo through one or more of the following methods: Follow Bill Detwiler on Twitter Subscribe to the TR Dojo
Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp... http://thetechvoice.com/windows-7/codecs-for-windows-7-64-bit.html Version 6.1 (Build 7601, Service Pack 1) Reply joscon [Microsoft] says: November 19, 2016 at 7:25 pm You'd break stuff more than likely if you did that Jared. Basically, it removes all the older files, but makes the service pack unremovable. However, I have read just as many reports of the WinSxS folder remaining the same size even after users uninstalled applications or components. Winsxs Backup Folder Cleanup Server 2008
Stonedofmoo View Public Profile Find More Posts by Stonedofmoo 17th Feb 2011, 12:50 #2 marc2003 Capodecina Joined: Feb 2004 Location: England Posts: 18,887 run a command prompt as The DISM log file can be found at D:WindowsLogsDISMdism.log Reply Manoj says: December 7, 2012 at 7:58 am dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:NetFx3 /All /SourceC:sxs /LimitAccess ………….am using dis command for enabling files but if there would be good programers at Microsoft there would be only MFC file. this contact form Before I found out about the winsxs folder I was perfectly fine with extending the C drive, and i still am.
Forgot your password? Winsxs Windows 8 So only licensed people could program. Same interface!
Saved me a very needed GB. If so, then am I not able to actually reclaim disk space consumed by the pre-SP1 backups?. Prev Next Comments (52) Sort by Oldest First Sort by Latest First Subscribe with Email Load Previous Comments The AWA Permalink Well done, Josh. Winsxs Cleanup Windows 7 64 Bit Now enumerating them to build the command table. 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM.EXE: Attempting to add the commands from provider: DISM Package Manager 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM.EXE: Succesfully registered commands
Theres a years worth of updates I'd like to remove without having to reinstall the whole OS :-) Intel i5 3570k @ 4.3Ghz 1.15v, MSI Z77A-G45 , 16Gb DDR3 1.35v, Geforce Reply Dick says: 23/12/2012 at 19:37 Hallo Michael, Ik krijg de volgende fout: "De opruiming van het servicepack kan niet doorgaan: er zijn geen back-upbestanden voor het sevicepack gevonden." Hoe maak However I've tried several different times and methods, and I can not figure out how to allocate additional space to the C drive. http://thetechvoice.com/windows-7/commx-ocx-for-windows-7.html When Windows XP was released, many developers were still supporting applications that had to run on previous Windows versions.
Enjoy! My VM's use costly shared storage that doesn't grow with every new server deployment. Caveat emptor indeed. 🙂 Reply joscon [Microsoft] says: November 19, 2016 at 7:25 pm Peter, You might want to run CheckSUR against the machine then to make sure that you don't Stop logging. - CDISMProviderStore::Internal_DisconnectProvider 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM.EXE: Image session has been closed.
Segue o link: http://www.brunocunha.com/blog/tecnologia/reduzir-tamanho-pasta-winsxs/ Espero que ajude aos seus visitantes que falam Português. As I stated earlier, I literally clicked Start > Run and put "dism /online /cleanup-image /spsuperseded" in the Open text box (w/o quotation marks), which did nothing…… Moreover, doing Start> Run By running the DISM tool, I gained about 2GB." ________________________________ @rsr When you install Windows set the option not store the MSI/MSP files into C:WindowsInstaller: reg add HKLMSoftwarePoliciesMicrosoftWindowsInstaller /v MaxPatchCacheSize /t For instance in the WinSxS there might be a file called advapi32.dll that takes up >700K however what's being reported is a hard link to the actual file that lives in
about 4 years ago http://maps.google.com/maps?z=15&q=, 4 Like Share Short URL: Facebook Twitter Google Plus Reddit Joel Permalink Number of files dropped by about 10% (from 55k to 50k). Just make sure you're sticking with SP1 before running the tool, as you can't remove SP1 afterwards. If it all breaks, get the snapshot back. Luckily, this dichotomy has no impact on our efforts to reduce the size of the WinSxS folder.
This is more of a functionality of DISM now, so I would hope that this would be the standard moving forward. Simply open up the Disk Cleanup utility, click on Clean Up System Files and then check the Service Pack Backup Files box. Attempting to initialize the provider. - CDISMProviderStore::Internal_GetProvider 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM Provider Store: PID=816 Loading Provider from location C:\Users\ADMINI~1\AppData\Local\Temp\3\1178E55F-6224-41E0-91E1-015F6E59FD49\MsiProvider.dll - CDISMProviderStore::Internal_GetProvider 2014-03-05 12:22:39, Info DISM DISM Provider Store: PID=816 Connecting Reply rsr says: August 26, 2011 at 2:54 pm Thanks Joseph.
First, installing multiple copies of the same shared .DLL file wastes disk space. After all your not really deleting files, you're just restoring that folder to a much 'simpler' time.