new file

  pat2068 20:26 18 Jul 2003

just went into my hdd and found a file i have never seen before win xp the file is f0ca0ec32fd62298fc could anyone tell me what it is or where it came from thanks mary

  DieSse 20:27 18 Jul 2003

Where was this file - and how, why did you notice it?

  hugh-265156 20:30 18 Jul 2003

try tools/folder options/view and tick do not show hidden files and folders.

does it go away now?

  pat2068 20:30 18 Jul 2003

went into my comp and went into my hdd and there it was just appeared

  pat2068 20:34 18 Jul 2003

have went and hidden files and folders is already ticked

  DieSse 20:43 18 Jul 2003

Just delete it and see if a similar file re-appears, or if anything else unusual happens.

Can you confirm the file name is EXACTLY what you wrote first time please.

  pat2068 20:52 18 Jul 2003

yes it is right
thanks mary

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