Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance

  • From: "david poehlman" <david.poehlman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 27 Dec 2004 08:30:36 -0500

sorry, I cannot find "my computer" in start menu.

Johnnie Apple Seed

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jack Lowe" <akronjack1982@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 8:27 AM
Subject: Re: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance


I don't think that sending this to the list is a problem.  That's why
there's a delete key.
OK, I'll be as clear as I can on how these tasks are done.
1. hit the left windows key and hit M until you hear My Computer, and hit
enter.
2.  Errow to local disc C.
3.  Hit, alt enter.  it should say, local disc C properties dialogue,
general page, lable edit.
4. Tab once, you should hear, disc clean up Button.  Hit enter on that.  It
will take a few seconds as it scans the hard drive, so be patient.
5. Arrow down the list of results and make sure that they are all checked by
hitting the space bar. Some will already be checked.
6.  Tab to OK and hit the space bar.  It will ask if you want to perform
these actions, it will be on yes, hit the space bar.
7. When it's done, it will be back on the disc clean up button.
8.  Now, tab until you hear, general tab and right arrow once to the tools
tab.

1. On the tools tab,  tab twice until you hear, defragmentation defragment
now... button.
2.  Hit enter, and tab twice until you hear, defragment button.  Hit enter.
This could take several minutes to complete.
3.  When it's done, it will say, view report button.  You don't need to do
that unless you feel the need to read it.
4. If you want to see how much of it is done, you can hit the insert page
down and it will tell you the percentage that's completed.
5. When it's done, tab to close button, and you're done with that.


 ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Linksma Mezgeja" <love2knit@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 7:21 AM
Subject: Temp. Files & XP Maintenance


>    John and others, where else can I delete Temporary Folders. Please be
> specific how to get to those locations using XP Home.
> Also, I need to locate Scan Disc, Disc Clean Up and Disc defrag in Home
> XP.
> I am sure the rest of the list is not interested in this basic fundamental
> information, so please give specific directions off list and in which
> order
> they should each be executed.
> Thanks very, very much!
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "John Miller" <n1umj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, December 26, 2004 5:08 PM
> Subject: Re: Deleting Cookies
>
>
>> In the cookies folder yes but if you do delete everything you'll lose
> saved
>> passwords on web sites, like if you're a user of www.amazon.com and are
> set
>> to be logged in automatically, it will not do that next time you log in
>> if
>> you empty all your cookies out, that's true on some sites, others you
>> have
>> to delete your temporary internet files and then you'll be logged out but
>> it's good do get rid of all cookies every so often. Or that's what I do
>> anyway.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Linksma Mezgeja" <love2knit@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: "jfw" <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Sunday, December 26, 2004 4:38 PM
>> Subject: Deleting Cookies
>>
>>
>> > In the Documents and Settings folder, is Index the only one that I
> should
>> > not delete? In other words, can I delete everything but Index in that
>> > cookies folder and still have everything operate properly?
>> > Thanks.
>
>
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