WinDirStat Portable Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on February 2, 2010 - 7:14pm

WinDirStat logoWinDirStat Portable has been released. WinDirStat Portable is a disk usage analyzer and cleanup tool packaged as a portable app, so you can see exactly what's on your device or a host computer's hard drive and easily free up space. This release better supports Windows 7 and has an improved installer. It's packaged in Format for easy use from any portable device and integration with the Suite. And it's open source and completely free.

Read on for more details...


WinDirStat Portable ScreenshotWinDirStat is a disk usage stats viewer and cleanup tool with many handy features:

  • Directory list, Treemap and Extension list views so you can view your files the way you want
  • Coupling. Select an item in the directory list: The treemap highlights it; and vice versa
  • Zooming
  • Built-in cleanup actions including Open, Show Properties, Delete
  • Works with network drives and UNC paths
  • 'Create disk usage report' option
  • Language can be set to Czech, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, English, Spanish, French, Hungarian, Italian, Polish and Russian
  • ANSI and Unicode: The ANSI and Unicode versions of WinDirStat are both included with the launcher automatically launching the correct version depending on the operating system

Learn more about WinDirStat...

New In This Release

This release better supports Windows 7 and has an improved installer. Installer / Format

WinDirStat Portable is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Suite including the Menu and Backup Utility.


WinDirStat Portable is available for immediate download from the WinDirStat Portable homepage. Get it today!

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Even though the install program says .
Version is what gets installed.
The other thing is that was recently released

same here. It installs version

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According to my software database my existing version from
awhile back is
I reckon the version listed must be a typo.

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Actually, it's It's been corrected on the site and in the installer package.

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