folder named 'f4cb7566a0026135f949f2919c'

  1.    23 Aug 2009 #1
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    folder named 'f4cb7566a0026135f949f2919c'

    I found a folder in c:\ named 'f4cb7566a0026135f949f2919c'. What is it? Can I delete it?
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  2.    23 Aug 2009 #2
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    Hello Alan,

    I have never heard of it. As a test, you could make a backup of it to be safe, then delete it and leave it in the Recycle Bin for a bit to see if you have any problems with it gone. If you do not after a while and running all your programs to see, then it probably is sage to delete.

    Hope this helps some,
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  3.    24 Aug 2009 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by alanrr View Post
    I found a folder in c:\ named 'f4cb7566a0026135f949f2919c'. What is it? Can I delete it?
    This kind of folders appear during installation NET Framework 3.5 or any other update mostly related to any NET Framework.There are only temporary folders and you can safely delete them.
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  4.    24 Aug 2009 #4
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    If its not allowing you to delete, Take full permission for that folder and delete it
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