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Used-DiskSpace by vanSoest.it
Current versionUsed-DiskSpace latest version is 22.214.171.124 and a .Net 4.x release can also be downloaded.
Main feature overviewUsed-DiskSpace is a program to display the disk space statistics of the fixed disk(s) of a computer and can be run on the command prompt, in a batch or logon script without administrative rights. When the output is stored as an unicode file on a file server (see examples), command line commands can be used to prepare the data for analysis in Excel.
Data gathered for every fixed disk in a computer is:
Used-DiskSpace version 126.96.36.199 is free.
HistoryThe first version of Used-DiskSpace was designed to quickly but very clearly report the disk status of PC's and notebooks in a corporate worldwide network. This program can be used on the command prompt or in a logon script. When the data is redirected to a file and written on a central network share, the data can be easily accessed. Some filtering is possible using the command line program FindStr
Used-DiskSpace 188.8.131.52 is now optimised for data analysis in for example Microsoft Excel as it can now write an optimised unicode data file on a file share.
FeaturesThe program Used-DiskSpace is very easy to use, but very flexible. The small program runs quickly and the resulting data can be redirected to a file on the local disk or writeable network share on a file server. These files containing the disk statistics can be filtered with standard command line tools, such as FindStr, and resulting data can be analysed in Excel using standard filtering and conditional formatting. This enables the lean program Used-DiskSpace to run quickly from network shares in login scripts over the (WAN) network connections whilst providing easy access to central stored data.
LicenseThe program Used-DiskSpace is licensed according to the EULA in the download. Read the EULA carefully before using the program. A recent copy can be downloaded here
YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS EULA BY INSTALLING, COPYING, OR OTHERWISE USING THE SOFTWARE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE, DO NOT INSTALL, COPY, OR USE THE SOFTWARE.
ManualThe program Used-DiskSpace now has two case insensitive parameters.
Run Used-DiskSpace with no parametersWhen run on the command prompt without any parameters, Used-DiskSpace produces the following output (Data depends on the computer configuration)
C:\>Used-DiskSpace.exe Drive C:\ File type: Fixed Volume label: Windows File system: NTFS C:\ "Available space to current user": 45,630,607,360 bytes C:\ "Total available space": 45,630,607,360 bytes C:\ "Total size of drive": 237,555,937,280 bytes C:\ "Total Used size of drive": 191,925,329,920 bytes Drive D:\ File type: Fixed Volume label: HP_TOOLS File system: FAT32 D:\ "Available space to current user": 2,060,242,944 bytes D:\ "Total available space": 2,060,242,944 bytes D:\ "Total size of drive": 2,139,095,040 bytes D:\ "Total Used size of drive": 78,852,096 bytes
Getting Quick help on Used-DiskSpaceBy typing Used-DiskSpace with the optional parameter /Help or /H, Used-DiskSpace will show its options and some simple examples
Used-DiskSpace help screen. The .Net 4 version can be recognised by the 6th line being: "This .Net 4 program has two parameters"
Using Used-DiskSpace with the file save optionWhen running Used-DiskSpace with the /File or /F option, a file name must be provided to store the unicode data. The file name may contain a path using either a mapped drive ("G:\PublicFiles") or an UNC path (\\nlaalfs1\PublicFiles).
When multiple files are stored on a network share, these may be combined in one file using the tool Merge1File. The resulting file can easily be analysed in Excel.
Previous ReleasesThe following table shows you the history of the Used-DiskSpace project.
InstallationDownload, unzip and copy the program Used-DiskSpace anywhere you want on the disk. By placing the program on the netlogon share of a domain controller, the program Used-DiskSpace can be used in logon scripts thus refreshing the data files on a daily base.
System requirementsUsed-DiskSpace is designed for the .NET platform with Microsoft C#. Therefore the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 is required.
Support matrixvanSoest.it will only support the latest version of free software.
DownloadUpon clicking the "Start download process" button, you get to another web page where you have to agree to the End User License Agreement (EULA) before you can download the program Used-DiskSpace.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)Just use the postcard icon in the left menu to ask a question.
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