Previous Windows Install Files - Safe to Delete?

  tomraffe 22:59 18 Aug 2008
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When using the Windows Disk Cleanup I get 32GB of previous Windows installation files (after upgrading from XP to Vista). I did the upgrade several months ago and am happy with Vista! Is it safe to delete these files?

  woodchip 23:18 18 Aug 2008

If Cleanup is showing them I would say Yes but there will be no going back once they are gone

  tomraffe 08:23 19 Aug 2008

What purpose do they currently serve? Just to allow me to easily revert back to XP?

  woodchip 11:06 19 Aug 2008

I would think so, however you could copy them to a External Drive or put them on DVD so you could put them back on the Drive if you wanted to

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