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disk cleanup question

by coach1 / December 29, 2009 2:39 AM PST

I just ran disk cleanup utility and it showed me 94,000 log files,to me this seems like something i need to address(some sort of deletion). Can someone please advise me on what to do with this.

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Probably Leave Them Alone
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / December 29, 2009 3:47 AM PST
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There are a lot of .log files on a computer and most of them take up little space and keep vital information for potential troubleshooting. Deleting them might save a little space but the information would be gone.

On the other hand, if you can identify specific programs which make repeated log files which are unnecessary, then it would be OK to remove the old ones..

I leave them alone.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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Locking This One
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / December 29, 2009 3:48 AM PST
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No need to post the same thing in different threads.. It gets confusing..

Hope this helps.

Grif

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