backed up file

Posted: 06-22-2006, 03:35 AM
After doing a clean install of windows vista, to OS created a file called
windows.old.
it takes a few gigs of memory on my HD and I would like to know if it safe
to delete it .

thanks
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gwenael

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Jimmy Brush
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RE: backed up file
Posted: 06-22-2006, 03:52 AM
> After doing a clean install of windows vista, to OS created a file called
> windows.old.
> it takes a few gigs of memory on my HD and I would like to know if it safe
> to delete it .
Hello,

Windows Vista renames your old Windows directory to Windows.old when you do
a clean install.

If you no longer need anything from your old Windows directory, it is safe
to delete.

- JB
gwenaellp
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RE: backed up file
Posted: 06-22-2006, 01:32 PM
thanks
--
gwenael


"Jimmy Brush" wrote:
> > After doing a clean install of windows vista, to OS created a file called
> > windows.old.
> > it takes a few gigs of memory on my HD and I would like to know if it safe
> > to delete it .
>
> Hello,
>
> Windows Vista renames your old Windows directory to Windows.old when you do
> a clean install.
>
> If you no longer need anything from your old Windows directory, it is safe
> to delete.
>
> - JB
 
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