To change the Disk Usage Analyzer application preferences, choose EditPreferences.

Figure 4. Disk Usage Analyzer Preferences Window

Preferences window


Select devices to be scanned

In the first part of the Preferences window, all detected mounted devices are listed. Click on the checkbox to include/exclude the partition into the filesystem scanning operations.


The device mounted on "/" cannot be excluded from the scan.


Enable monitoring of home

If this option is checked, Disk Usage Analyzer will constantly monitor any external changes to home directory and warn the user if a file is added/removed.