1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 145
    Windows 7
       03 Apr 2015 #1

    How to remove unwanted user account folders.\


    In the progression from the December build ( I forget its number) to 10049 I have wound up with an unwanted user account in my C:\Users folder. It doesn't show up in Control Panel/User Accounts so I can't remove it via that route and if I try do deleteit from C:/Users by right clicking the delete I can't do it. I've tried using the built in Administrator account but that didn't work either.

    Can someone tell me how I can rid my self of the unwanted folder?

    Thank you.
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  2. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 2,923
    Windows 10 Pro
       03 Apr 2015 #2

    JJG10 said: View Post
    In the progression from the December build ( I forget its number) to 10049 I have wound up with an unwanted user account in my C:\Users folder. It doesn't show up in Control Panel/User Accounts so I can't remove it via that route and if I try do deleteit from C:/Users by right clicking the delete I can't do it. I've tried using the built in Administrator account but that didn't work either.

    Can someone tell me how I can rid my self of the unwanted folder?

    Thank you.
    What is it?
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  3. Joined : Oct 2013
    Texas
    Posts : 7,542
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       05 Apr 2015 #3
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 145
    Windows 7
       05 Apr 2015 #4

    Dude said: View Post
    Thank you. I had forgotten all about that and it did the trick.
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  5. Joined : Oct 2013
    Texas
    Posts : 7,542
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       05 Apr 2015 #5

    Good to hear!
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