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  1.    10 Jun 2015 #11
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
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    Windows 10 Pro,

    Quote Originally Posted by Rocky View Post
    Well I restarted my computer, it is no faster. It still takes over 10 seconds for this stupid machine to completely shut off and restart.

    I realized why it takes me so long to restart my computer. I am dual booting Windows 10 with Linux Mint 17.1 and I have to go through a GRUB screen to choose which OS to boot into.
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  2.    10 Jun 2015 #12
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    New Orleans Northshore
    Posts : 246
    Win 10 pro Upgraded from 8.1

    Quote Originally Posted by Rocky View Post
    Well I restarted my computer, it is no faster. It still takes over 10 seconds for this stupid machine to completely shut off and restart.
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  3.    10 Jun 2015 #13
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 24,523
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by Rocky View Post
    Well I restarted my computer, it is no faster. It still takes over 10 seconds for this stupid machine to completely shut off and restart.
    I don't think that the goal of this is to clean up space and not improve boot or shutdown speed.
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  4.    10 Jun 2015 #14
    Join Date : Mar 2015
    New Mexico
    Posts : 1,336
    Windows 10 Pro,

    Maybe your right. But I really wanted to get rid of those old files anyway and I figured it my speed up my restart time. I restart my computer everyday, it is just a habit.
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  5.    10 Jun 2015 #15
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 391
    Windows 10x64 17035

    CCleaner will also remove it. I've used it the past few times and it works very well.
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  6.    10 Jun 2015 #16
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 24,523
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    I delete the old files and I've never noticed a speed increase. It just purges old things.
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  7.    10 Jun 2015 #17
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,791
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    In that case see if the free program Malwarebytes FileASSASSIN or Unlocker may be able to delete it.
    @kuyenmotdivad

    Were you able to delete it using either program?
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  8.    10 Jun 2015 #18

    Had to do a fresh install of Windows 10, not going to use a 3rd party Antivirus now till 10 is final. Anyone else noticed in Windows 10 10030 there's no more permissions on files like with Windows 7 is it a new feature or was it included with 8?
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  9.    10 Jun 2015 #19
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,549
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    Quote Originally Posted by kuyenmotdivad View Post
    I did that on my first post.
    for me it removes the files but not the folder, but folder shows as empty , right click on the windowsold folder and go properties ,what does it show for file size
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  10.    10 Jun 2015 #20
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Penns Forrest
    Posts : 3,506
    Win_8.1-Pro, Win_10.1607-Pro, Mint_17.3

    Quote Originally Posted by kuyenmotdivad View Post
    Had to do a fresh install of Windows 10, not going to use a 3rd party Antivirus now till 10 is final. Anyone else noticed in Windows 10 10030 there's no more permissions on files like with Windows 7 is it a new feature or was it included with 8?
    There are still permissions - What I've seen is that they don't display on the first window, you can see them if you press the edit or advanced button

    I'd call that a bug in 10.0.130

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