Update (Temp files how do i delete) Still no joy

  13urd 21:34 07 Jul 2005
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Please help I have three tempary files in c:\documentsandsettings\administrator\localsettings\temp. These are, DF5DDC.tmp DF8788.tmp & Perflib_perfdata_938. No matter what I try my computer will not let me delete,it says ( It is being used by another person or program ) ive tried pressing ctrl,alt & delete but no programs are running. Every time I scan with my Norton antivirus it picks these up as a problem. 1. Do I need these files 2.Can I delete them & how. please help Regards 13urd

Update (Tempary files how do i delete them)
Iv'e tried as per replys,downloading ccleaner doesn't delete the three files & diskcleanup doesn't work one person sugested safe mode then delete .
1.How do i start safe mode
2.How do i then locate problem files & delete.
Regards 13urd

  Joe R 21:40 07 Jul 2005

13urd,

let this utility do the job for you.

After installation, right click on each of the files, and click on remove on reboot.

click here

  Taff36 21:50 07 Jul 2005

Restart the computer and tap the F8 button to go into safe mode. Using explorer (Windows Key + E) just navigate to the files and delete them as if you were in normal mode. Empty your recycle bin and reboot in normal mode.

  Taff36 07:53 08 Jul 2005

Nice Link Joe R - wonder how this was resolved though? Did they use your tool or my method?

  VoG II 07:59 08 Jul 2005

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