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TEMPORARY INTERNET FILES

by infectedvirus / March 1, 2007 12:55 PM PST

ei, anyone can explain what is temporARY INTERNET files..? what for ist that?? is it okey if i delete it??? to clean up my internet temp file... help!!!

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This is a virus and security forum
by tomron / March 1, 2007 1:02 PM PST
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temporary Internet file
by Marianna Schmudlach / March 1, 2007 2:21 PM PST
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MARianna.....
by infectedvirus / March 1, 2007 4:08 PM PST

what's the use of it??? and how to delete it??

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Use of it?
by Marianna Schmudlach / March 1, 2007 11:42 PM PST
In reply to: MARianna.....

Did you read the link I gave you??

Easiest way to clean them:

Download CCleaner HERE and install it.

Before first use, check under Options, Settings, and ensure "Only delete files in Windows Temp folder older than 48 hours" is unchecked.

Then open it and select the items you wish to clean up.

In the Windows Tab:

I recommend cleaning all entries in the "Internet Explorer" section except Cookies.
Clean all the entries in the "Windows Explorer" section
Clean all entries in the "System" section
Clean all entries in the "Advanced" section.

In the Applications Tab:

Clean all except cookies in the Firefox/Mozilla section if you use it.
Clean all in the Opera section if you use it.
Clean Sun Java in the Internet Section.
Clean any others that you choose.

Then click the "Run Cleaner" button

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