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Can I run Drive Clean-up on a SSD???

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Hi all

I've had my SSD (Vertex 3) installed for a few months now and I'm just wondering what routine maintenance tasks I can perform on the drive.

When I used to have a HDD installed I used to do a Disk Clean-up and then Defrag the drive once a month to keep the performance up. I know I shouldn't Defrag the SSD and never have, but can I still run Drive Clean-up? The amount of temporary junk files on the drive must be starting to build up by now.
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Yes you can
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Removing unwanted files is not a problem. Let the SSD just sit for awhile so trim has a chance to work.
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Removing unwanted files is not a problem. Let the SSD just sit for awhile so trim has a chance to work.
So does Trim remove any temporary files for you when the PC is running?
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