Program and apps can store temporary files (.tmp) on your computer that can take a lot of storage space on your computer. If you are running low on hard drive space, clearing these files is a good way to gain additional disk storage space. You can either use tools like Trend Micro or delete them manually.

I am not yet a Trend Micro user

Download Trend Micro Cleaner One Pro – the hassle-free solution for removing temp files on your computer. Or, follow these manual steps:

  1. On your keyboard, press the Windows + R keys at the same time.
  2. In the Open field, type %temp%, then press ENTER. The temp folder will open.

    delete temporary files in Windows

    You can also access it on your Windows 10 PC via the shortcut button below, then choose Temporary files.
    Open Storage

  3. Press the CTRL + A keys at the same time to select all the .tmp items.

    delete temporary files in Windows

  4. Press the DELETE key, and then click Yes when the User Account Control window appear to confirm.

I have Trend Micro Security installed

Run PC Health Checkup to delete these files for you.

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