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Windows 7: Caching Issue

06 Oct 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit


It appears that the files are being dumped here:-


This is happening even though I do not USE Messenger, nor can I see it running in my Processes.

? ?

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06 Oct 2010   #12

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit

Is any messenging software installed? If so, uninstall it. Also, what are the NAMES of the large files, including the file extensions? That might provide a clue as to where they came from also.
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06 Oct 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Here's a copy of the CCleaner Results.
There's also a Thumbnail cache file that's 1024kb in size

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06 Oct 2010   #14

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit

Looks like CCleaner says your TIFs are in the wrong place. Go to Tools/Internet Options/Browsing History Settings. Make sure the location of temporary files reads "c:\users\<username>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files". If not use the move folder option and navigate to the "Windows" folder within that tree. When you're done the location should read as above with no mention of the folder "Temp". (I'm guessing "Temporary Internet Files" should not be a sub-folder of "Temp".)
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10 Oct 2010   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit


I tried to move the Temp Internet Folder, but in the Folder you suggested there are two further sub-folders.

Have uninstalled the Messaging software, and this has helped to a certain extent.

Will monitor and update with any further issues.

Thanks for your help.

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