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HUGE freaking .Cab file on my SSD

  1. #21

    Posts : 11

    Thanks everyone for your help! Problem resolved after deleting those files!

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  2. #22

    Maryland USA
    Posts : 746
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot

    They look like multiple backups of existing folders in your system/config Do you have a 3rd party backup program or a utility that does system backups daily?

    Check the dates on those files, they are probably very current, as in today.. Find that program....
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  3. #23

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,884
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    You got em deleted? That's just so strange, that you could not directly access the file! I'm glad you got it resolved, don't forget to rep everyone who helped ya, especially the guys who helped you get rid of that heap!
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