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Old 11-12-2006, 06:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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C:\Documents and Settings\*Username*\Local Settings\Temp

What is that folder used for? I ask because its a hefty 8GB+, and I want to remove it if at all possible. I've included a pic of the folder showing the sub-folders. These sub-folders shown are 90% of the ones in the folder, and they're 7GB+, combined.

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Old 11-12-2006, 06:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Thats your temp folder you should delete everything in it weekly.
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Old 11-12-2006, 07:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Sounds good, but what will I be missing if I delete all of that?
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run ccleaner and cleanup! to get rid of it
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Sounds good, but what will I be missing if I delete all of that?
Nothing. Those are temporary files. Things like cached web pages, videos, images, and some stuff from programs.
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Thats your temp folder you should delete everything in it weekly.
Yup, delete all the contents, but not the folder itself.
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