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windows.old on w7


sunnystaines
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when I originally updated to w7 I deleted these files. recently had to reinstall w7 now cannot remember/find these files to delete. searching using w7 shows no result, also using cleanup in mycomputer doies not find them.

need some tips to help me remember

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rdave13

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It's doing well considering its unlocking windows files and the programs. I think you will still get the warning that Windows may not start if you select delete. I uninstalled an old Windows folder manually and got the same warning but it is to do with the folder not your running OS.

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sunnystaines

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thanks everyone for helping.

after 6 hours unlocker completed and had deleted the offending folder

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sunnystaines

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ccleaner could not clear this folder from the recycle bin got stuck on 29% each time.

had togo to properties and reduce recycle bin to 500 to finally get shot of it.

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