Delete index.dat files without a third party...

  powerless 21:23 05 Dec 2003

Boot to safe mode.

Start, Run, Tpye:

cmd /k index.dat /s

Click OK.

All index.dat files will be deleted but will be created, but blank.

  powerless 21:26 05 Dec 2003

Well i hit post response to soon and missed out the link.

Anyway click here

I tried to modify it slighty but it will not work. But the above link instructions will work perfectly :-)

  powerless 21:46 05 Dec 2003

"Personally, I just leave my index.dat and all of my recently viewed file lists well alone"

I've never actually deleted any index.dats but i do clear the recent documents.

  woodchip 00:10 06 Dec 2003

I use Netscape so it's not a problem

  powerless 00:13 06 Dec 2003


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