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Windows "User" Directory. Can it be changed/deleted ?


iscanut2
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I am about to sell my unwanted Samsung Net book but before doing so, I was wondering about the directory in the USERS section which is in my name. I cannot see how to change this and my questions are (1) Can it be changed and how ? (2) Can it be deleted and how ? (3) Should it be left alone ? Thanks.

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Woolwell

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I would put it back to as supplied, factory restore, if possible as then you can be sure that nothing is left with your name, etc.

OS of net book?

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iscanut2

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Net book Windows basic and upgraded to Win 7. Thanks, will restore to factory default ?

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Woolwell

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Factory default will probably put it back to Windows Basic.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Create a New User account with admin privileges

then use that account to remove your account from W7

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john bunyan

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Then I would run CCleaner ,Tools, Drive Wipe, free space, with 3 passes. Takes about an hour.

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iscanut2

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Thanks all. I have used the Samsung Restore facility which has set the computer back to the config it came with when new. I then upgraded it back to Win 7. Job done. Why did I not think of the obvious ?

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