safe to remove installer .msp files on Server 2003?

Posted on 2011-10-26
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Can I safely remove files in C:\WINDOWS\Installer folder?  They have .tmp and .msp extensions.
All of the files in the Installer folder take up 2GB of space which will be used if these files can be safely removed.
Question by:AE_JB
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    The MS utility msizap will remove orphan files in that directory.  If you remove them and then want to repair or remove a patch or program it will fail.

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