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Solved: some files in temp folder cannot be erased

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by sirus204, Jul 11, 2007.

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  1. sirus204

    sirus204 Thread Starter

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    hi there i was deleting my temp folder,,, when i came across these files here,,,

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    they cannot be deleted,,, everytime i try to delete them this comes up,,,

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    what could be the problem and how can i delete this?
    my computer is in italian coz im in italy,,, i translated the error message,,,
     
  2. Augie65

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    Those are index.dat files and can not be deleted when running the operating system. You can use CCleaner to delete the files when your system reboots.
     

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    thx for quick reply,,, i was a bit worried,,, thx for clearing that out for me,,,
     
  4. Augie65

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    You are very welcome.:)
     
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