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#1 wildchild1162

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Posted 22 April 2005 - 10:12 AM

Hello all, was wondering if anyone could tell me when/or if it is safe to delete files that have been quaranntined by my Norton Anti-Virus. At present I have 405!! A lot of them are .exe files or .dll so I'm not sure if they can be deleted, but some of them have been there since last year. I am running Windows98SE, thank you all. :thumbsup:
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Posted 22 April 2005 - 12:01 PM

I keep quarantined files for a month, just to make sure there are no system problems, caused by the quarantining of the files.
Then I'll try to see if Norton can fix them, yet.
If not, then I delete them.
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Posted 22 April 2005 - 08:49 PM

Hi Tq, thank you I was just worried about deleting all of the .exe and .dll files but they've been quaranntined so long now that I'm going to get rid of them. :thumbsup:
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Posted 22 April 2005 - 10:50 PM

You're quite welcome, wildchild.
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