June 2016 at 04:19 I've tried to copy those 2 files on system32 however it doesn't run on my server 2008 r2 standard Reply Admin says: 30. Simply enter your email address OR username in order to reset your password. Because system32 is in path, then you can just run cleanmgr.exe to clean up the system without first changing to system32 directory. Again Microsoft has made everything really unnecessarily hard and complex. To enable it, there are two possibilities: (Not recommended) Install the Desktop Experience feature. his comment is here
Notify me of new posts by email. Rodríguez 1 Dec 2013 8:04 PM You don't have to install the desktop experience feature. There are only bad ways of dealing without proper download link. 1) Follow complex instructions with super annoying long filenames, path and commands, which most likely won't work with Windows Server Also, installing the Desktop Experience feature will require a reboot of your server. (Recommended) Copy 2 files to specific system folders and you can immediately use the tool: Copy Cleanmgr.exe to check my site
Disk Cleanup is a system tool... Very Helpful... Reply stuartby says: 15. Proposed as answer by Saimon_SP Tuesday, August 11, 2015 6:55 PM Tuesday, August 11, 2015 6:55 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of
May 2015 at 12:19 THANK YOU!!! For faster and more reliable delivery, add email@example.com to your trusted senders list in your email software.Email Address OR Username Cancel Reset Email × Please log in below Username Mr-Kris 20 Mar 2015 12:18 PM Thank this was helpful vnat 21 Aug 2015 10:15 AM The link changed, here's the new link: support.appliedi.net/.../how-to-enable-the-disk-cleanup-tool-on-windows-server-2008-r2.aspx Sky Caserotti 8 Jul 2016 10:31 AM Disk Cleanup Server 2008 Without Desktop Experience If you decide to do this, do so at your own risk.
You can read more from the author's page and get the download links yourself. March 2015 at 13:54 CCleaner is a good app Reply nsnidanko says: 16. Sometimes its not easy particularly if the O.S. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff630161(v=ws.10).aspx The command line interface should still be available via the C:\Windows\CleanMgr.exe executable.
Mountainering with 6 y.o. Disk Cleanup Server 2008 R2 Without Desktop Experience I was allowed to enter the airport terminal by showing a boarding pass for a future flight. This is a p*** poor design from Microsoft! Isn't purpose of disk cleanup to get rid of that junk, not install more?
Ok TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser Office Office 365 Exchange Server SQL Server SharePoint Products Skype for Business See all Very good post. Cleanmgr Server 2012 The option to cleanup updates helps reduce the size of the component store." Wikipedia Description for this application: "Disk Cleanup (cleanmgr.exe) is a computer maintenance utility included in Microsoft Windows designed Cleanmgr.exe Windows 2008 R2 Reply lexxerd says: 29.
Cause This is by design, as the Disk Cleanup button is part of the Desktop Experience feature. March 2016 at 15:44 Great Post - Thank you Reply Raymond says: 10. Note: This software is provided by Microsoft this isn't something I've crated software. http://trinitylabsupply.com/disk-cleanup/cleanmgr-exe-windows-xp.html The 2 files are located in - C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-cleanmgr_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_none_c9392808773cd7da\cleanmgr.exe - C:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-cleanmgr.resources_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16385_en-us_b9cb6194b257cc63\cleanmgr.exe.mui You can then start the tool by executing Cleanmgr.exe Update: John highlighted in the comments: If "Windows Update Cleanup" is missing
Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Disk Cleanup Server 2012 R2 Without Desktop Experience We should not have to add in one feature that includes additional items just to get one tool Cleanup Manager. Provide as simple download link for needed software and install it in a seconds.
Page 1 of 2 (12 items) 12 © 2015 Microsoft Corporation. Logo by Solutin. simply, you just need to install a feature called " Desktop Experience". Cleanmgr.exe Download It's the OS disk!!!
Click on Add role and Feature3. Still trying to figure out how to extract/uncompress the files programmatically. :^( share|improve this answer edited Apr 27 at 12:57 Benoit 1034 answered Sep 17 '14 at 1:38 Keith S Garner as such it should be installed by default, and not hidden someplace DUMB like the "Desktop Experience"... check over here February 2016 at 13:43 Did you get any response on this?
Click on "Desktop Experience" and install additional required feature. 5.Proceed with the installation and Reboot Make it sure that you reboot the system 6.Verify that the Utilityis indeed installed Ready to Lauch the "server manager" by pressing the Windows key and clicking on the server manage please see Screenshot as shown. 2. This is why we are getting the "unsupported..." dialog box above. defg 15 May 2014 12:46 PM OMG Thank you!
December 2014 at 08:29 On Windows 2003 Server, this utility is already installed by default. thans Tuesday, June 01, 2010 9:16 AM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote hi Will I need to reboot the server after adding clean up feature? Post navigation Previous PostApple iOS: Shortcuts for App Close, Reboot and other stuffNext PostSharepoint 2010: Missing patches detected 22 thoughts on “Win Server 2008 R2: How to enable the Disk Cleanup How should I talk about something done in preparation for a visit?
How to change "add to cart" text on category view? Reply junaid says: 13. Disk Cleanup option on drive’s general properties and cleanmgr.exe is not present in Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 by default Updated: April 13, 2010Applies To: Windows Server 2008, that's a biggie!
Yes No Do you like the page design? Anyway thanks for the info... This appears to be a change within Windows Server 2012 R2 Update 1 a quick view of the cleanmgr.exe binary in a hex editor reveals that the C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft-windows-cleanmgr_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.17031_none_5e3588b0315d2219\cleanmgr.exe file is no