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Random folders in C:/ and external

blakesarockstarr

FPCH New Member
Joined
Feb 28, 2007
Messages
1
#1
So I have been noticing that some really random folders are showing up in c:/ and my external. They have names like: becf73cc0a13c8fc8a992c997eb8d8 and inside there is a little notepad doc that appears to be some sort of log but I can't figure out what or why it's there. Names like: msxml4-KB927978-enu. Can I delete these folders and why do they show up. There are like 20 or so on one and about 10 on the other.
 

Santa

FPCH Member
Joined
Oct 24, 2006
Messages
20
Location
Runcorn, UK
#2
Hi,
These folders are mere logs of Windows Updates and are consequently nothing to worry about. As far as I know, its safe to delete them :).
 

trix.1210

FPCH Member
Joined
Mar 3, 2007
Messages
6
#3
I agree with santa, but backup your hard disk first with norton ghost or similar. DONT REGRET SOMETHING YOU COULD HAVE AVOIDED!!
Good Luck
trixy