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Windows 7: Various Appdata keeps being wiped

14 Jun 2017   #1
Sylveon Fetish

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 
Various Appdata keeps being wiped

I am having an issue where random folders in my AppData folder keeps wiping themselves clean, thus creating a new folder when I startup that program.

Like notepad++ for example, I would lose all my tabbed text documents, and all of my saved dictionary words.

Usually I can just restore a previous version to get it back, but I am having to do this a lot on various folders for various programs. and it is getting rather old to have to keep doing this.

This usually happens after a computer restart is when the folders(s) get wiped.

Does anybody know what the problem could be?


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14 Jun 2017   #2
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi SF,

First thoughts tune-up/cleaning utility, defaults include such files/folders.
AV's are also going down the clean-up route.


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