Checking Disk Quota - available and maximum

Maximum allowed disk space

First thing, how much disk space do you have anyway? Here is a general rule of thumb:



Checking current vs. maximum disk usage

Although there are a few ways to check your disk space from Windows and Linux machines, this is the way CAE suggests:.

From your CAE account page:

This is the easiest way, just access this link from any computer: https://account.my.cae.wisc.edu/disk


Emptying Trash


One useful tool is Windows Trash Analysis, great for clearing clutter. Unless your trashed files (Recycle Bin in Windows) are emptied, they still count against your disk quota.





To find large files in your file space, please refer to KB article [Link for document 17845 is unavailable at this time.]