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  1. #1
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    Dec 2004

    Trying to hide something :)

    I have deleted files i downloaded from limewire since the new girlfriend moved in...but I can't seem to delete the files completely. When I type in search, they pop up. I can't delete them from there, it says the file has been moved/deleted and and asks me if I want to create the file.

    I've restarted in safe mode, but the files weren't there...and I've done almost everything i can think of, but they still remain.

    I have an Intel core 2 Due CPU 1.66ghz and a 32bit operating system, if you needed to know.

    Thanks for the help!

  2. #2
    Gonzo District BOFH westin's Avatar
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    Jan 2006
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    I would try using something like ccleaner. It will clear recent docs, temp files etc.
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  3. #3
    Keeping The Balance CybertecOne's Avatar
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    Aug 2004
    Sounds like results of an indexing service....

    The files have already been indexed - and therefore will be listed, but already have been deleted.

    Locate the indexing program (Windows Search / Google Desktop etc) and either re-index your computer, or uninstall.

    I have deleted files i downloaded from limewire since the new girlfriend moved in
    Maybe your gf is just as interested in your limewire downloads are you are?

    "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius --- and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction."
    - Albert Einstein

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