Deleting program files

  NO.6 13:53 17 Feb 07

I have several folders in my program files left over from programs which I no longer have (Zone Labs,Win MX,Net Spy Protector,Symantec,Etc.). These programs were uninstalled ages ago, is it safe to delete these folders or should I leave them alone. I'm trying to tidy up my hard drive.

  Gongoozler 14:12 17 Feb 07

If you've uninstalled the programs, it should be quite safe to delete the left over files. They should have been removed by the uninstaller anyway. I would recommend emptying the recycle bin first, and then when you delete the files, leave them in the recycle bin until you are confident that their removal isn't giving a problem.

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