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Windows 7: Just UPGRADED to 7 . . . now here is a quesiton

22 Oct 2009   #1
Linden5150

Windows 7 home pre
 
 
Just UPGRADED to 7 . . . now here is a quesiton

I have seen in the program files folder that windows sidebar is still there. I wonder, can I delete some old vista stuff that isn't used by 7 after my upgrade? are there programs folders like this that I can rremove? or Is 7 still using this for gadgets? I didn't do a clean install some I am not sure if these a reminents of old programs that no longer work

7 works great BTW


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22 Oct 2009   #2
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Sidebar is part of 7 you are right this is where all the desktop gadgets are stored, have clean install of 7 and its there.
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22 Oct 2009   #3
Linden5150

Windows 7 home pre
 
 

Thanks ^^^ after looking closer I think all programs are tied into 7
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