docker don’t free up disk space after deleting images/volumes/networks in windows 8.1 on docker verion=19.03.1

  docker, docker-toolbox, windows

i am using windows 8.1 and docker=19.03.1.

My docker version output:

Client:
Version: 19.03.1
API version: 1.40
Go version: go1.12.7
Git commit: 74b1e89e8a
Built: Wed Jul 31 15:18:18 201
OS/Arch: windows/amd64
Experimental: false

Server: Docker Engine – Community
Engine:
Version: 19.03.5
API version: 1.40 (minimum version 1
Go version: go1.12.12
Git commit: 633a0ea838
Built: Wed Nov 13 07:28:45 201
OS/Arch: linux/amd64
Experimental: false
containerd:
Version: v1.2.10
GitCommit: b34a5c8af56e510852c3541
runc:
Version: 1.0.0-rc8+dev
GitCommit: 3e425f80a8c931f88e6d94a
docker-init:
Version: 0.18.0
GitCommit: fec3683

C:Userslenovo>docker image prune -f
Total reclaimed space: 0B

when i pull docker image my disk space are taken,that’s OK.but when i try to delete that image/any image & container docker shows the image/container is deleted by it don’t free up my disk space.my virtual machine gets bigger & bigger in size.

I have tried all the commands which are provide by docker like

  • docker container prune -f
  • docker image prune -f
  • docker volume prune -f

But none of them are working.

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