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Windows 7: How do I permanently delete these folders?

12 Jul 2012   #1
tokinhornr

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 
How do I permanently delete these folders?

Hi, I have a problem when I try to delete some folders from "C:\Users\MYUSER". Here it's a cap from that folder:



I want to delete folders like Search, Contacts, Favourites and Tracing, but when I turn on my computer appears again.

Hope you understan my english.
Thank you.


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12 Jul 2012   #2
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Those folders will be created by default, they are system folders. To my current knowledge there is no way to stop Windows from creating those files. Besides, they don't take up any space.
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12 Jul 2012   #3
tokinhornr

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Skulblaka View Post
Those folders will be created by default, they are system folders. To my current knowledge there is no way to stop Windows from creating those files. Besides, they don't take up any space.
Yes, I know, but they are so bother to me
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12 Jul 2012   #4
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tokinhornr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Skulblaka View Post
Those folders will be created by default, they are system folders. To my current knowledge there is no way to stop Windows from creating those files. Besides, they don't take up any space.
Yes, I know, but they are so bother to me
Hide those
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12 Jul 2012   #5
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tokinhornr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Skulblaka View Post
Those folders will be created by default, they are system folders. To my current knowledge there is no way to stop Windows from creating those files. Besides, they don't take up any space.
Yes, I know, but they are so bother to me
Hide those
Right click the folder you don't want, select Properties, on the bottom under Attributes, click Hidden. I didn't think of that.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2012   #6
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Skulblaka View Post
Right click the folder you don't want, select Properties, on the bottom under Attributes, click Hidden. I didn't think of that.
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