Windows 10: unknown folders in This PC
unknown folders in This PC
I have seen some unknown folders in This Pc folders in my windows 10 laptop. They have came automatically . I don't that I should keep them or delete and i have also seen that some folders are hidden type.
Which are you concerned about? We can't tell which you may have created yourself.
Normally it's not worth examining hidden files and folders. They are hidden for a reason- to protect them from users doing things to them that might have adverse effects.
Windows.old gives you the right to revert to the previous build and will be deleted automatically after 10 days.
Note: a search engine is useful - just type the name of your folder in and press 'Return'.
Last edited by dalchina; 04 Dec 2016 at 08:05.
The top three are system folders from install or upgrade
If you see a $ in front of a file name, it is a Hidden System File and should not be touched.
It was 30 days, but with the release of the Anniversary Update this was reduced to 10 days - apparently due to customer feedback (of the 'where's all my disk space gone!' type, presumably ).
I have folders in AppData\Local\ labeled 0bc7e4 and 75f132. Any idea what these are and are they necessary?
Please some of my folders turn to files i cant read can any one help me please
In red de folders that turn into this files
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Hello all, can someone please tell me if these folders are important and why did MS make them ?