C:\$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe....


  1.    08 Oct 2006 #1
    Nick Payne Guest

    C:\$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe....


    This hidden dir has appeared on the root of the volume on which I installed
    Vista 5744. I only found it because I changed the default Explorer setting
    to show hidden files and folders. I assume with a name like that I can
    delete it, but if that's the case, why is it made hidden so that it wouldn't
    normally be seen?

    Nick Payne

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    08 Oct 2006 #2
    Robert Moir Guest

    Re: C:\$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe....


    Nick Payne wrote:
    > This hidden dir has appeared on the root of the volume on which I
    > installed Vista 5744. I only found it because I changed the default
    > Explorer setting to show hidden files and folders. I assume with a
    > name like that I can delete it, but if that's the case, why is it
    > made hidden so that it wouldn't normally be seen?


    If I had to guess, I'd say it was a reminder by one programmer to another,
    rather than something for the user to see...


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

C:\$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe.$$DeleteMe....

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