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Windows 7: Can't delete windows.old folder ??

18 Jan 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
Can't delete windows.old folder ??

Hello there, i recently tried out windows 8 and reinstalled windows 7. i currently have a windows.old folder in my C: disc. how do i delete it? wI have editted the priveleges for my user (admin).

when i delete it, it says;

i only have one user on my computer though, that user is called Tony..

Thanks for help !

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18 Jan 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Hello Tony, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if using one of the options in the tutorial below may allow you to delete the Windows.old folder.

Windows.old Folder - Delete

Hope this helps,
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