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Windows 7: I cant delete Windows.old0001-2-3 folders

09 Jul 2012   #1
nikosps7

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
I cant delete Windows.old0001-2-3 folders

I moved all these folders in one folder "Windows.old"
I run disk Cleanup but i cant delete them ...
Help me Please I have only 500 Mb free space on C://


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09 Jul 2012   #2
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

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09 Jul 2012   #3
nikosps7

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MilesAhead View Post
then i try to do this step
Attrib /S -r -a -s -h Windows.old
I press enter and after it shows me File not Found-.-
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09 Jul 2012   #4
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Are you in C:\ when you run the command? Seemed to work for others on the page. But then they probably didn't combine other folders into it.
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09 Jul 2012   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Nikosps,

In addition, you might also see if the tutorial below may be able to better help with how to delete the Windows.old folder. If you do this in a command prompt, you will need to be sure to use the full name of the folder that you want to delete.

Windows.old Folder - Delete

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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