Old windows file after install Windows 11

Copper Contributor

What will happens to windows.old file ?  It is kind of large file, takes more disk space. Will it be automatically deleted.

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Hello! You've posted your question in the Tech Community Discussion space, which is intended for discussion around the Tech Community website itself, not product questions. I'm moving your question to the Windows 11 space - please post Windows 11 questions here in the future. 

Hi https://support.microsoft.com/pl-pl/windows/usuwanie-poprzedniej-wersji-systemu-windows-f8b26680-e08...

Please search in your language version
This will clarify your doubt.
Good luck

Thank you