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#1 MrGreen123

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 03:50 PM

Hello,

I am using Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit), Service Pack 1 .

I have noticed that there's a hidden folder called C:\ProgramData and that it contains various folders corresponding to the softwares installed on my system but not as many as there are in C:\Program Files. Could anyone please tell me what purpose this C:\ProgramData folder serves?

Also, I have seen that there are some folders within C:\ProgramData corresponding to softwares that are no longer on my system. Is it safe to delete these folders?

Thanks.







what if a virus has gotten to those files and that part of the system what should you do then to clean or delete/restore to stock.

Edited by hamluis, 24 September 2011 - 04:27 PM.


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#2 Allan

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 03:52 PM

Aside from the fact you are posting in a thread that is 3 years old I have to ask....... huh?

Edited by Allan, 24 September 2011 - 03:53 PM.





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