Find out size of folders with GetFoldersize

GetFoldersize is a freeware which allows you to determine the size of folders & sub-folders on your hard drive. using this software, you can determine which programs are taking up your hard disk space.

For each folder, you can display the total file size and the number of files and subfolders in the folder.




  • Determine the size of folders and sub-folders on drives, media storages, CD/DVDs, network shares…
  • Scan file and folder paths with an overall length of up to 32,000 characters and file and folder names containing Unicode characters
  • Scan an unlimited number of files and folders
  • Show the number of file and/or folder of all files and subfolders
  • Display the file size in Bytes, Kilobytes, Megabytes and Gigabytes
  • Print the folder tree
  • Save the folder tree and information into a text file
  • Start GetFoldersize and scan folders right from the windows explorer context menu.

As expected the WinSxS folder occupies the maximum space, in my Windows folder!


Works fine on Windows 7 & Windows Vista too!

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of and a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows for the period 2006-16. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.