What is this file?

  toggle 11:31 17 Dec 08
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I did a sophos anti rootkit scan today and this file was found, anyone know what it is.
cheers toggle

Area: Local hard drives
Description: Unknown hidden file
Location: C:\WINDOWS\$NtServicePackUninstall$\msmsgs.cat
Removable: Yes (but clean up not recommended for this file)
Notes: (no more detail available)

  rawprawn 11:41 17 Dec 08

You can remove it, but it you would need it if you ever wanted to uninstall your service pack if system restore would not work.
All files marked with $uninstall are just copies of the uninstall programs.
I would just leave it alone it is totally harmless and may at sometime in the future be helpful.

  toggle 11:52 17 Dec 08

thanks rawprawn for your explanation.
cheers.

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