How to Disable Windows 10 Low Disk Space Warning

how to disable windows 10 low disk space warning

By default, Windows 10 will check PC/laptop hard disk space every 10 minutes. When it detects low disk space on the hard disk, it will show a warning pop up notification “low disk spaceSo, when disk space stays low, it will show a warning every 10 minutes.

It really sucks when the warning pops up too often when you are already aware of it and don’t care the drive is low on disk space. So, here’s a tutorial on how to disable or turn off the low disk space warning in Windows 10.

Windows does not work properly if your system drive is completely full. You need free space although no one can say exactly how much. Many applications will not run properly and will crash if the drive is completely full. Anyway, if this warning pops up, you have almost no space left and might have to delete some apps, programs or files.

How to Disable Windows 10 Low Disk Space Warning

Here’s how to disable the Windows 10 low disk space warning via the Windows Registry. This method will make system-wide changes, so Windows won’t warn you about low disk space again on any of your hard drives after you change it. You can also use this trick on Windows 10/8/7.

Step 1: Press the button Windows + R simultaneously on the keyboard to open a dialog box RUN. Then Type Regedit to open the Registry Editor. Or open the Start menu, type regedit into the search box, and press Enter. Click the Yes button to give Registry Editor permission to make changes to your PC.

How to Disable Windows 10-1 Low Disk Space Warning

Step 2: In the Registry Editor window, navigate to the path below:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion

Step 3: Now, go to the Current Versions folder on the left, expand it, scroll down to find the key named Policies. Expand it to see if there is a subkey named Explorer under it. If there is, right click on the empty pane on the right and select New > DWOD (32-bit) Value.

How to Disable Windows 10-2 Low Disk Space Warning

Step 4: Name the new value as NoLowDiskSpaceChecks and press Enter.

How to Disable Windows 10-3 Low Disk Space Warning

Step 5: Double click on NoLowDiskSpaceChecks which you just made. Type number 1 into the box Value Dataand then click the button OK.

How to Disable Windows 10-4 Low Low Disk Space Warning

You can now close the Registry Editor window. You have to restart your computer before the changes take effect.

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If you want to re-enable the low disk space warning in the future, go back to this location in Registry, right click the NoLowDiskSpaceChecks value and select Delete to delete it. Restart your PC afterward.

Thus the guide on how to disable the Windows 10 low disk space warning through the Windows Registry. Hopefully this article is useful, thank you for visiting and don’t forget to share it!