temp internet files in XP

  Magik™ 18:41 15 Feb 2003

hi..in windows 98 i could get to the temp internet files by opening the windows folder and clicking the temp internet folder,and anything i wanted to keep i could drag to a folder, this pc has got winXP with a file system NTFS..could someone please tell me where they are now,

thank you

  VoG™ 18:50 15 Feb 2003

The easiest way to get there is to start IE, Tools/Internet options, Settings and View files,

When you do this, Windows Explorer opens and you can work out the path from there.

  Lú-tzé 18:52 15 Feb 2003

somewhere in Documents&settings_user (whoever you are)_ Local settings (I think - that is how win2k is).

Do a local search for temporary and it should find the folder for you.

  PSF 18:55 15 Feb 2003

In your c: drive go to:

Documents and settings

open your user eg 'magik'

open loacl settings

and there you will find your tempoary internet files.

You might have to select show hidden file files first to get to them.

  Magik™ 18:56 15 Feb 2003

Thank you both very much, found and sorted, easy if you know. which i did not...

  PSF 18:56 15 Feb 2003

oops forgot spell checker too many letters the wrong way round!!!

  Magik™ 19:00 15 Feb 2003

it is not the lack of spell checker, it is the keyboard, i have the same one :-))

  PSF 19:02 15 Feb 2003

LOl I think my boys swap the keys around when I am not looking.

  Gerrycan 20:58 15 Feb 2003

or fingers getting to big? lol

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