Windows 10: what is system 32 properties

  1.    31 Jan 2016 #1

    what is system 32 properties

    So what does this do on windows 10 ? and is it needed ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2. lopedoggie's Avatar
    Posts : 448
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit v1803 build 17133.73
       31 Jan 2016 #2

    It tells you this: system size for the this folder and sub components, share status(don't share this folder), security(who can read/write to the files in the folder tree for this folder, previous version (probably none). To the best of my knowledge, it is definitely part of a much needed component of the windows store environment. DON'T MESS WITH ANYTHING IN THE WINDOWS 32 FOLDER UNLESS YOU SURE OF YOUR ACTIONS. A deletion here can cause real serious issues including trashing the Operating System. Warned.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    31 Jan 2016 #3

    orgwayne said: View Post
    So what does this do on windows 10 ? and is it needed ?
    Hi @orgwayne
    Welcome to! :)

    Helluva first post!

    It is basically the highest level 'Library' of the entire 32 bit portion of your operating system. Very much needed if you want a functioning OS!
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    31 Jan 2016 #4

    This is the heart of your OS. If you play with it, you'll get a heart attack.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    31 Jan 2016 #5

    All of the system folders are strictly hands off unless you REALLY understand what you are doing. That level of understanding does not come easy.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
When I do a "Properties" on my J: HDD it shows "Used space", "Free space" and "Capacity" for this HDD. 59129 When I do the same for my F: HDD it shows ZERO for all three. See above. BOTH drives are NTFS. Also when I do properties on a...
When I right click and then click Properties, the box just goes away and nothing comes up. I have a .chm file that won't open in Win10, Research shows I should click unblock in properties to get it to work. I can't get to properties to do this. I am...
I am trying to learn more about the subject above, and feel sure there are some gurus out there with lots of knowledge about the System Properties in Windows Ten. I suspect many users only use this section for making a restore file. I have heard...
Windows 10 is opening the properties pop up window in the back of the file or files I have open... Is there a setting to change it to where it pops up in front or on the foreground not the background... All the other files seem to open in the...
VPN TCP/IP 4 properties in Network and Sharing
unable to select the TCP/IP 4 properties on the vpn connection. I am able to select the network properties tab, however when I try to select the properties button for the tcp 4 properties nothing happens. I need to be able to change the dns option...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:13.
Find Us