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Windows 7: Deleting windows.old

15 Oct 2009   #1
RichFrogg

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 
Deleting windows.old

Is it safe to delete the windows.old directories?


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15 Oct 2009   #2
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

As long as you no longer need it, yes.
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15 Oct 2009   #3
JayD

Windows 7 Ultimate 64x
 
 

you cant just select it and delete its too big for the recycle bin

if you hold shift or ctrl and then right click it and delete it skips the recylce bin on deteation of files
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15 Oct 2009   #4
RichFrogg

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
As long as you no longer need it, yes.
Thanks Tews
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15 Oct 2009   #5
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Golly, I guess ive never done this before... I learn something new everyday...
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15 Oct 2009   #6
RichFrogg

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

Thanks Jay, I'll do that.
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15 Oct 2009   #7
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RichFrogg View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tews View Post
As long as you no longer need it, yes.
Thanks Tews

You're welcome Rich....excuse the Bozone...
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