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Files replicates in recycle bin


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#1 camproad

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Posted 13 September 2012 - 12:50 AM

In my recycle bin there is a folder entitled 'tmpOTAUpdate'. If I empty the recycle bin (even using CCleaner full deletion), it reappears after a few seconds, after a few more seconds the file has replicated itself. The file continues replicating.I've done done a full Kapersky scan (nothing detected.) I think the file got on my laptop after I transfered some files from my work comp to mine via a usb memory stick.
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Posted 14 September 2012 - 08:22 AM

Hello camproad,

I've replied to you in your other thread here --> http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f50/replicating-file-in-recycle-bin-664967.html

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