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Old 05-13-2004, 04:51 AM   #1
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i am using a lan pc in my cookies folder i have this forlder called index its a dat file i think which has been put by the admin does this folder track my surfing and is there any need for it also if its nothing then how can i delete it if i don't have admin privilages
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what is the index file in my cookies folder
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Old 05-14-2004, 05:24 PM   #3
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I don't know, you should ask your admin probably. It could easily be a file to track your Cookies - and if so its likely unless its being used at the time you can delete it - but your admin may not be happy and will probably just put it back on. Why do you want to get rid of it?
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Old 05-27-2004, 01:36 PM   #4
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thats a file for every computer in the cookies folder, i have an extra computer that never has been hooked up to the internet and that file is there. Its alright, i think if you delete it then u won't be able to get any more cookies. But i never tried it
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Nah - windows just makes another one.

Another likelyhood is that it is just a webpage in the Temporary Folder (as Cookies and Temporary Files are in there).
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Old 05-30-2004, 09:04 PM   #6
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I don't think that it could be a webpage, because he said it was a .dat file (I'm not sure though). I doubt that it is to track you though. It's probably best just left alone...

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Its a .dat file? Yeah - best to leave it alone if it is.
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i believe it is the file that records the cookies, or temporary files onto ur computer
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it is, it's a file that does control cookies....and yes just leave it be....Lol
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