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Windows 7: Deleting protected garbage files?

02 Aug 2013   #1
windyweather

Win 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Deleting protected garbage files?

I've got a system that I've migrated and upgraded and actually just re-installed. There are two folders that I can't delete. They have names as long strings of numbers, and date from 2011.

How can I delete them? I have tried to set permissions with Security files tab, but don't know the exact steps to set the folders / subfolders / files so I can delete them. They are taking up space on my SSD.

Thanks much,
ww


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02 Aug 2013   #2
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windyweather View Post
I've got a system that I've migrated and upgraded and actually just re-installed. There are two folders that I can't delete. They have names as long strings of numbers, and date from 2011.

How can I delete them? I have tried to set permissions with Security files tab, but don't know the exact steps to set the folders / subfolders / files so I can delete them. They are taking up space on my SSD.

Thanks much,
ww
You could try using MoveOnBoot;

EMCO MoveOnBoot Trusted Freeware download and reviews - SnapFiles.com

HTH
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02 Aug 2013   #3
windyweather

Win 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Awesome!! That did it.
I'll remember that program for sure.
Thanks a bunch,
ww
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