Home Forums Tech Helproom Delete index.dat files without a third party... Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Delete index.dat files without a third party... powerless 21:23 05 Dec 2003 Locked Boot to safe mode.Start, Run, Tpye:cmd /k index.dat /sClick 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 hereI 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 lol. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.