$ signs in programme files ?

  mrwoowoo 20:44 22 Jun 2007

i remember having fonts or files with dollar symbols in my programme files before i reformated.Now a friend has asked me what they are on his pc ,and can he delete them.
I never new then and don't know now . can anyone enlighten me?

  SANTOS7 20:49 22 Jun 2007

$ to mean "is contained in"

  VoG II 20:51 22 Jun 2007

Word creates temporary files preceded by a $. These normally disappear on closing Word.

  mrwoowoo 20:54 22 Jun 2007

thanks for that. i will tell him he can delete them then.

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