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Batch file can't delete a file “that's in use” but the file doesn't seem to exist?

I have this simple batch script: cd "C:\Users\me\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files" del *.* /f /q pause When I run it, it tells me that it cannot delete \Temporary Internet ...
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Stop IE 11 from creating temporary internet files?

Question How do I -- preferably at a machine or registry level -- disable storing temporary internet files, either altogether or for a specific service account? Background We utilize software that ...
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Retrieving videos from Temporary Internet Files

I am using a Silverlight application which saves videos under ~\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5 I want to copy these videos out for future viewing. Under ...
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Permanently Deleted Chrome Bookmarks Recovery? or AppData full Recovery? Any Level of Solution Available in Win 7?

Win 7, I deleted during disk clean up and manually from AppData all files, which includes Chrome bookmarks as well! I tried to restore system to recover chrome bookmarks, but they are not showing up ...
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How to prevent exe files in temporary internet on Windows 7 Home Premium

I am recently recovering my system from a nasty case of the Cryptolocker virus. Luckily, nothing of value was lost but it made me very security conscious. I noticed that the .exe file for the ...
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Fast way to delete many, many files?

My impression is that a subfolder of the Temporary Internet Folder has become really, really bloated. (Hard for me to say how bloated; the usual user-level tools for calculating disk usage don't stop ...
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Removed temporary internet files still using space

In the folder C:\Users\myUser\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows There is a folder named Temporary Internet Files. I've deleted all 1,47GB of data from that folder, but Windows still claims that this ...
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How to delete Chrome temp data (history, cookies, cache) using command line

On Windows 7, I tried running this script but still cannot clear Chrome temp data. Can someone figure out what's wrong with the script? Where do Chrome store history and cache ? Thanks ECHO ...
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Can't see a file that “exists” in Temporary Internet Files

I'm trying to shrink my C: partition, and I'm following the advice in this question: How to shrink Windows 7 boot partition with unmovable files I have the same problem of unmovable files, and I've ...
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Run downloaded files in Google Chrome/Firefox instead of saving them like in IE

In Internet Explorer, there is a very good option while trying to download something: Run (it comes before Save). With this option the file (i.e an installer file) will be downloaded to Temporary ...
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Where does Internet Explorer keep downloaded files that are merely “opened” on Windows 7?

I decided to open a file instead of saving it, made lots of changes saved many times, but when I closed it, I realised I couldn't find it anymore. I'm hopping the file is still here, but can't find ...