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Old 07-02-03, 11:24 AM
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Why don't my old Temp Internet files delete when I delete them in IE-->Tools?

I was messing around today and found thousands and thousands of all cookies, JPEGs, HTML files, etc., even though I always go to Tools --> Delete Cookies/Delete Files.

Am I not doing it right? Is there another way to do it?
Old 07-03-03, 06:15 PM
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It always works for me.

But, do a search on your C Drive (if that is the drive your browser is installed on) for cookie and temp. Go to all the folders and delete everthing in them.

You can also search for "history" and delete everything in those folders, this should clean everything up.
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Start - All Programs - Accessories - System Tools - Disk Cleanup

-make sure they are all checked. does this do it? we do this here all the time to keep the load of extraneous data off the computer. does not do cookies though.
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If you have a problem with your temp material not being deleted ... you may want to try a program that has it's own method of listing all temp related stuff. I've used VoptXP defrag program with great success and one of the extra things that it has is that you can list all temp entries - from urls to temp files to web content etc ... - and you can delete the whole thing. You can access these tools through the top menu.

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