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#1 dpj626

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Posted 08 December 2011 - 12:45 PM

Windows XP SP 3, IE8

I was scanning my hard drive for viruses and noticed the anti-virus product (ESET NOD32) was taking a long time in folders
in CONTENT.IE5 (under my id's TemporaryInternetFiles). When I started digging around, some of the folders (which have
names like BXBAG455) appeared to have over 100,000 files in them. I regularly clean my cache out (limit is set to 75Mb),
why are there so many files in these folders and why aren't these folders being maintained automatically?

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Posted 08 December 2011 - 02:56 PM

http://www.google.com/search?q=+BXBAG455&sourceid=ie7&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-ContextMenu&ie=&oe=&rlz=1I7ADFA_en#pq=bx+bag455&hl=en&cp=20&gs_id=1w&xhr=t&q=ie5+content+folder&pf=p&sclient=psy-ab&rls=com.microsoft:en-us%3AIE-ContextMenu&rlz=1I7ADFA_en&source=hp&pbx=1&oq=IE+5+content+foldeer&aq=0lv&aqi=g-lv1&aql=&gs_sm=&gs_upl=&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.,cf.osb&fp=8d6a61f155e55be4&biw=1440&bih=671

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