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Old 12-17-2003, 07:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've been wondering this for some time now.

In the past, (ok...still on occasion) I view unmentionables.

My name is BavarianWheels... Ok nm.

Anyway, I'm honestly trying to stay away from it. I want to "clear" my computer of all knowledge of it.

Is there a way to do so?


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Old 12-17-2003, 08:27 PM   #2 (permalink)
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if you use IE, just go tools IE options. Delete history, delete temp internet files, delete cookies.

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Old 12-17-2003, 08:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Then u will need an app to get rid of all the crap that gets downloaded with it. Download Spybot Search & Destroy. Its freeware!
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Old 12-17-2003, 09:08 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if you want to see whats physically there:

c:\documents and settings\user_name\location settings\
history\ -urls
temporary internet files\ - pics and stuff

window washer is an app which will do all this for you.. clears your recent porn movie views in wmp, etc.

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Old 12-18-2003, 05:36 AM   #5 (permalink)
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depending on how serious u r on getting rid of it all, u need to get rid of the index.dat files as well. they keep a record of all ur history among other things even after u have erased the history and temps from IE. another one of microsofts privacy/internet security downfalls as there is absolutely no point in this after uve erased the temps and history . my zonealarm pro incorporates a "cache cleaner" that rids my machine of these
for more info on these index.dat files check this out http://www.acesoft.net/delete_index.dat_files.htm

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