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Create an Empty File With Specific Size on Windows 7

In this guide, we will show you how to create an empty file, with a defined size on Windows 7.


Create an Empty File on Windows 7

  • Click on Start > cmd > Press CTRL + Shift + Enter to open the OS as an Administrator.
  • Enter the following command:fsutil file createnew [name_of_file.extension][size_in_bytes]

  • By default the file will be generated in the system32 folder.
  • If you want to create the file on your desktop simply add "C:\Desktop" to your command: fsutil file createnew C:\Desktop\test.png 6400000


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