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Windows 7: IE disabled but still generating temp files?

30 Aug 2015   #21
scoobz

Win 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scoobz View Post
Turns out that was the right way to do it although I had some problems with permissions (solved by taking ownership of the appdata folder)
You'd better check that you haven't got a self-replicating application data folder.

C:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\Application Data\Application Data\Application Data\*

Endless replication usually happens if you take ownership of that folder.
Thanks for the heads up. You've got me worried now, appdata/local/application data has a shortcut arrow and is not accessible 'access denied'

That means it's ok right?


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30 Aug 2015   #22
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Yep. If you get "Access Denied" then it shouldn't have replicated and is okay.
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31 Aug 2015   #23
scoobz

Win 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

Thanks again to everyone, looks like it's time to wrap this one up.
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