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Windows 7: Clean Install Question

18 Nov 2009   #1
db55047

XP Pro
 
 
Clean Install Question

Can anyone tell me which folders should be in the root directory of Win 7 after a fresh new install. I seem to have some old folders from XP hanging around after a Win 7 install and I would like to get rid of any that are not needed. These are outside of the windows.old folder.

Thanks


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18 Nov 2009   #2
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Can you post a screenshot of the folder structure you are seeing?

I had only Program Files, Program Files (x86), Windows without hidden files and folders on and I am also running x64 (to explain the duplicate Program Files folder)
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19 Nov 2009   #3
db55047

XP Pro
 
 

Here is the root of C:\ my Win 7 install


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