How do I delete album art, desktop.ini, and thumbs.db from my music folder in Windows 7? I can see all of these files because I took the hard drive from my old computer and put it in my new one. It now has all of these junk files that the OS does not use, so I want to delete them and get them out of my sight.
This did the trick for me, using Windows 7's Power Shell. Saving this answer, in case anyone else has this problem.
This should work in Linux, but I've not tested it so I'm not really sure.
You can prevent creation of
To delete ones already created you can
If you cant access the LGPE (e.g.
reboot may or may not be required
More information on how to turn thumbnail file generation off, can be found here.