Solved

Low disk space on C:\ What is it? Can i delete c:\minint?

Posted on 2008-10-31
3
712 Views
Last Modified: 2010-07-27
I have low disk space on C: so I am looking at ways to free up some space. I noticed c:\minint and haven't a clue what it is or when it installed and from where. Does anyone know of this and is it safe to remove? It is currently taking up 450Mb

thanks in advance!
0
Comment
Question by:Fraser_Admin
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
cmarandi earned 500 total points
ID: 22852104
minint is the i386 directory... it's an xp setup setting when it's used as a parameter during install.

if you have an i386, you can delete it... or you can move it somewhere else.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Fraser_Admin
ID: 22852360
But i don't believe i've ever tried installing XP on my domain controller. How would it have got there? Automatic updates perhaps?
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:cmarandi
ID: 22852509
I'm sorry it's not just xp... it's windows... when you install windows, you can do a
 setup /minint ...that's how it gets there.
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Preface Having the need * to contact many different companies with different infrastructures * do remote maintenance in their network required us to implement a more flexible routing solution. As RAS, PPTP, L2TP and VPN Client connections are no…
Numerous times I have been asked this questions that what is it that makes my machine log on so slow, there have been cases where computers took 23 minute exactly after taking password and getting to the desktop. Interesting thing was the fact th…
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates using Microsoft Excel pivot tables, how to reverse engineer competitors' marketing strategies through backlinks.
Hi friends,  in this video  I'll show you how new windows 10 user can learn the using of windows 10. Thank you.

896 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

13 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now