?
Solved

Ok to delete Local Settings\Temp Files?

Posted on 2004-04-05
3
Medium Priority
?
1,060 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
Is it ok for me to delete everything in my C:\Documents and Settings\nritchie\Local Settings\Temp file. The Disk Cleanup utility did not remove some of the files in the folder.
0
Comment
Question by:Nurt
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
3 Comments
 
LVL 67

Accepted Solution

by:
sirbounty earned 200 total points
ID: 10757812
Yes.  Some files are in use and can't be deleted...
But, if you really want it clean - boot into safe mode and delete them that way....
0
 
LVL 67

Expert Comment

by:sirbounty
ID: 10757820
Press F8 before windows loads to get a boot menu where you can choose safe mode, if you need to go that route...
0
 
LVL 67

Expert Comment

by:sirbounty
ID: 10757874
Thanx. :D
0

Featured Post

10 Questions to Ask when Buying Backup Software

Choosing the right backup solution for your organization can be a daunting task. To make the selection process easier, ask solution providers these 10 key questions.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Check out the latest tech news, community articles, and expert highlights in August's newsletter.
This is my first video review of Microsoft Bookings, I will be doing a part two with a bit more information, but wanted to get this out to you folks.
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…
Suggested Courses

771 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question