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Windows 7: Manual Win Update folder remnants - safe to delete?

02 Nov 2016   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1

You are welcome MM & good luck with removing those folders.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Nov 2016   #12

OEM Windows 7 Ult (x64) SP1


All folders deleted without any issues (yes, I had to OK the UAC prompt, but that was it).

They are in the Recycle Bin for now. But have installed this week's updates and rebooted several times since then, without incident. Will dump them from RB soon, to be fully rid of them.

Will mark as SOLVED.

Thanks, all

My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Nov 2016   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Glad to hear it, no need to keep them in the RB... toss them out....
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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