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Old 08-22-2005, 12:20 PM   #1
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the folder is called documents and settings and its 4.89gigs. i reinstalled windows xp like 3 times over this windows xp (had some other technical problems), is it safe for me to just delete this folder.
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Old 08-22-2005, 12:28 PM   #2
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Just go into the folder an then delete what you want inside it. I dont think its safe just to delete the whole folder. I doubt if it will let you any way
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it depends, what does it have in it?
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Old 08-22-2005, 02:25 PM   #4
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I don't know if I'm right but I think that windows doesn't let u delete important windows files. They are protected.
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they might, i think i did once. they were in a windows folder.
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Old 08-22-2005, 04:53 PM   #6
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you can't delete the whole windows folder becasue most are the files inside are in use so it won't let you delete it.
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Old 08-22-2005, 06:57 PM   #7
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Just delete the files that you don't want from the folders.
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