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Rein In Browser Cache
In order to save time when traversing the Web, most Web browsers cache documents and images after you view them. Then, if you go back to the same page again soon, the browser will load the file from its cache, saving you from waiting for it to be retrieved from the Internet over and over. While this is an important feature, there can be a problem related to the amount of disk space that the cache uses up. Depending on your system and how large the cluster size is of your hard disk, this browser cache may take up tens of megabytes of disk space. Part of the problem is that most of the files that the browser stores are very small, but due to the larger clusters used in bigger FAT16 partitions, a lot more disk space than the strict size of the file is used. See here for a full explanation of this phenomenon.
There are a few ways that you can reduce this waste of space: