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Windows 7: mystery folder

11 May 2012   #1
longshanks

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mystery folder

Morning i have just been going through my computer files and folders.and i have come across one ,entitled searches,this is one the computer has made not me.
it has literaly hundreds of items in it.lots look like news headings/some are deleted items.some look like computer stuff with a DB(database) tagg .so i can;t delete them.others are empty folders and lots (when i open them up)have just a picture of a logo .ie.yahoo. but they all have a size on them like 250 bytes or 220kb.
are all these files taking room up on my hard drive .and if so how can i get rid of them safely. any help would be appreciated.


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11 May 2012   #2
mitchell65

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

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11 May 2012   #3
karlsnooks

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by longshanks View Post
Morning i have just been going through my computer files and folders.and i have come across one ,entitled searches,this is one the computer has made not me.
it has literaly hundreds of items in it.lots look like news headings/some are deleted items.some look like computer stuff with a DB(database) tagg .so i can;t delete them.others are empty folders and lots (when i open them up)have just a picture of a logo .ie.yahoo. but they all have a size on them like 250 bytes or 220kb.
are all these files taking room up on my hard drive .and if so how can i get rid of them safely. any help would be appreciated.
In the words of this philosopher:
Thou shalt sweat it not.

Seriously, you can use TreeSizeFree to see that actually next to no space is being taken.
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