Microsoft’s latest preview of Windows 10 contains a minor change to improve the behavior of the Storage Sense disk cleanup feature in Settings.
Microsoft has released the second preview of Windows 10 to the Fast Ring since rolling out Windows 10 2004 to the general public last week.
“Based on feedback, if your Downloads folder is synced to a cloud provider, we are disabling the option to have Storage Sense automatically clear out your Downloads folder on a cycle,” Microsoft said in release notes for Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19640 for the Fast ring.
It’s the latest refinement to the behavior of the Disk Cleanup utility and its sibling, Storage Sense, which is built into Windows 10 Settings and automatically frees up disk space by targeting locally stored, unused files.
In Windows 10 version 1809, Microsoft gave users a new option of checking a box for Disk