Windows Server 2003 Admin Account Local settings is too big

Running out of room on the server, and i noticed that under the admin account the Local Settings is huge. Temporary internet files folder is quite big. When i double click on the folder, it shows like 20 cookies, and nothing else. I have the folder to set to show hidden files, andhidden system protected files, also it is set to display contents of the folder. Where can i see the files and how can i delete them? thanks
CubbybulinAsked:
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Hypercat (Deb)Commented:
If the problem is the temporary Internet files folder, you can alway use the Internet options dialog (either from within IE or from the control panel) to delete cookies, temporary Internet files, etc. Do you run antivirus software on this server and is it current and scanning the server on a regular basis?
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scrabyCommented:
this is a nifty little piece of software that helps you home in on the location your space hogs

http://www.jam-software.com/treesize_free/
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Sk1z0tTCommented:
You can view file sizes visually with this free open source tool!
http://windirstat.info/ 

from there you can hover over and see the files and corresponding sizes.
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scrabyCommented:
or you could start > run > inetcpl.cpl for internet options
delete everything that you can do without

on the side, it's not a good idea to be on the internet on a server.  just increasing your risk through exposure.
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CubbybulinAuthor Commented:
i tried to delete them through internet explorer -the folder seems pretty empty, but still its big in size. I would really like to delete that whole profile and start from new, but it wont let me because keeps saying it is currently in use. (i am logged in with a different profile.) Is there a way i can delete the whole profile?
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Hypercat (Deb)Commented:
Reboot the computer, log on with an admin account, NOT the one that has the profile issue, and you should be able to delete the profile through Control Panel/User Accounts/Manage User Accounts.
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CubbybulinAuthor Commented:
Yeah, tried that but it says some files are being used, cant delete
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scrabyCommented:
you can release the locks on the files with unlocker assistant and then delete them but this method releases the handles on the files that are in use so it can have adverse effects if the locks are legitimage.  

do a search for unlocker assistant and install the version that applies to your setup

here is a one link out of many after a quick google search

http://www.filehippo.com/download_unlocker/
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CubbybulinAuthor Commented:
Thanks, that worked!
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