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Delete documents in Micosoft Word

by linbru / February 1, 2006 5:24 PM PST

I have recived e-mails and had to use Microsoft word to open the attachments. How do I delete them after they were opened. I am using Microsoft XP home edition


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by tomron / February 1, 2006 8:11 PM PST

Open MS word>tools>options>click on the general tab>recently used file list and uncheck the box.

This worked for me,but I have 2K pro.At least this might point you in the right direction.


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Thanks Tomron
by linbru / February 1, 2006 8:55 PM PST
In reply to: Linbru

"Your reply did the trick."

Thanks again

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(NT) (NT) Your welcome
by tomron / February 1, 2006 9:18 PM PST
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by Blue_Zee / February 1, 2006 10:29 PM PST
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Deleted the recently used list of documents, not the documents.


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by Blue_Zee / February 1, 2006 8:30 PM PST

Deleting the emails that had the documents attached.

If you didn't save the documents (i.e. only opened), purge your cache.

To do this I recommend CCleaner (aka Crap Cleaner):

Download, install and on the cleaner section, tick all options and click the ''Run Cleaner'' button.

Reboot when finished and the documents should be gone.


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