Each Windows update (and many of them) stores its installation file (.msi or.msp) in the hidden folder Installers located in C:\Windows. These files are required during the installation, upgrade or uninstallation of these updates. Inconvenience, Windows does not clean up. As a result, you lose dozens of GB of free space on your disk.

Categories Windows 7, Windows 8

Format a USB drive to NTFS on command line

Capture d'écran - Invite de commandes Windows, gestion des disques

Why use the command line to format a USB stick even though such an option is accessible via the context menu or disk management tool? Precisely, when these traditional methods fail by showing you an error that does not advance you at nothing. If you are used to format your USB stick regularly — under several operating systems in particular, then follow this tutorial.