If you’re encountering the Not enough Quota is available to process this command error message when working with files/documents on your Windows 10 device, then this post is intended to help you. In this post, we will provide the most appropriate solutions you can try to help you remediate this issue. In most cases, the error message is accompanied by the error code 0x80070718.
When you encounter this issue. you’ll receive the following full error message;
An unexpected error is keeping you from renaming the file. If you continue to receive this error, you can use the error code to search for help with this problem.
Error 0x80070718: Not enough quota is available to process this command.
There are several different culprits that might be causing this error message and they are as follows:
- Disk Usage limits are too low.
- Default Save location is on an SSD.
- File or Folder corruption.
Rename File error 0x80070718, Not enough Quota is available to process this command
If you’re faced with this issue, you can try our recommended solutions below in no particular order and see if that helps to resolve the issue.
- Change the Disk Usage setting
- Change the default Save location
- Repair Windows file & folder files
- Increase Paging file size
Let’s take a look at the description of the process involved concerning each of the listed solutions.
1] Change the Disk Usage setting
Do the following:
- Press Windows key + R to invoke the Run dialog.
- In the Run dialog box, type control and hit Enter to open Control Panel.
- Set the View by Small icons and then click Sync Center.
- Click Manage offline files to open the Offline Files window.
- Go to the Disk Usage tab and then choose Change limits.
- Drag the sliders to increase the Maximum amount of space all offline files can use and the Maximum amount of space temporarily files can use.
- Click OK to save the changes.
- Click Apply and OK on the Offline Files window and then close it.
- Reboot your computer.
On boot, check if the issue is resolved. Else, continue with the next solution.
2] Change the default save location
Do the following:
- Invoke the Run dialog.
- In the Run dialog box, type
ms-settings:savelocationsand press Enter to open the Default Save Locations window of the Settings app.
- Change, the default drive that is used for saving, from your SSD to the traditional HDD.
- Use the drop-down menu associated with every type of folder found inside the Default Save Location window.
- Click the Apply button for each folder that has the default location changed.
Restart your computer and see if the issue is resolved. If not, continue with the next solution.
3] Repair Windows file & folder files
This procedure will be successful if the error occurs due to the folder issue.
To repair Windows file & folder files, do the following:
- You need to use the File and Folder Troubleshooter.
- Once the download is complete, double-click on winfilefolder.DiagCab.
- Once the File and Folder Troubleshooter is opened click on Advanced Settings and check the box associated with Apply repairs automatically.
- Click Next to proceed to to the next screen.
- Wait until the initial diagnostic scan is finished scanning your system.
- From the next screen, check the box associated with Others or I don’t know.
- Click Next once again.
- Leave all the checkboxes associated with each repair strategy checked and hit Next to advance to the next menu.
- Wait until the reparations are finishes – hit Yes if you’re prompted to with certain repair strategies.
After the repair check if the issue is resolved. If not, continue with the next solution.
4] Increase paging file size
You may encounter this error if the paging file size in the Virtual Memory settings is small. This solution requires you to increase the paging file size and see if that helps.
Let us know if any of these solutions work for you!