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Windows 7: deleting system files ? ? ?

06 Dec 2010   #1
windowsfree

Win7PRo/Ubuntu9.04
 
 
deleting system files ? ? ?

Had to do a reinstall of Win 7 Pro and now I want to delete the Windows.old folder.
I am the only usr on this system, and the OS says I need permissions to delete.
(see screenshot attached of folder I want to delete). Can someone assiste me in deleting this folder? Thanks.




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06 Dec 2010   #2
mikedl

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Have a look here.
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06 Dec 2010   #3
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

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06 Dec 2010   #4
windowsfree

Win7PRo/Ubuntu9.04
 
 

Thanks, I missed that when I did a search, I appreciate it.
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06 Dec 2010   #5
windowsfree

Win7PRo/Ubuntu9.04
 
 
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by windowsfree View Post
Had to do a reinstall of Win 7 Pro and now I want to delete the Windows.old folder.
I am the only usr on this system, and the OS says I need permissions to delete.
(see screenshot attached of folder I want to delete). Can someone assiste me in deleting this folder? Thanks.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Dec 2010   #6
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Click on the red triangle in the upper right corner
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