Swop Files

  maddenj 19:42 02 Dec 2003
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Told recently that Swop file should be erased regularly. Win XP HOME. Any views anyone ??JM

  DieSse 20:00 02 Dec 2003

I've never erased one in my whole computing career - I haven't suffered from it!

PS - that's a fair old while now.

  DieSse 20:01 02 Dec 2003

It's swap file BTW.

  bremner 20:07 02 Dec 2003

Some delete the swap file / paging file because they want to clear all traces of their internet activity.

As the swap file writes over itself continuously this is really paranoia.

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