How to view directory size in windows

Using GUI
1 ) http://foldersize.sourceforge.net/
2 ) http://directorysize.moleskinsoft.com/

And another support tool is dirsize
Download dirsize.dll to c:\windows\system32 and run regsvr32 dirsize.dll in run command .This will add a new column to show the detailed view of files and filders.

download
http://www.codeproject.com/shell/DirectorySize.asp?df=100&forumid=26286&exp=
0&select=1151181
http://markd.mvps.org/

Using command
There were some pretty tools like in linux(ls -lht and du -ksh*)

du -n ;need to install sysinternals

download
http://live.sysinternals.com/

diruse ;Resource kit

or download servicepack support tools
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=49ae8576-9bb9-4126-
9761-ba8011fabf38&DisplayLang=en

eg:- diruse /m /c:\     ; shows file size in MB from C drive

eg:- diruse /s /M /* /D /Q:1500 c:\temp ;shows more than 1500mb size files
from c:\temp

dir /s

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Posted on April 8, 2011, in Uncategorized, Windows. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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