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system recovery files folder deletion

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    windows 8.1

    system recovery files folder deletion

    i have recently installed windows 8.1 and i just realized that i have a folder of system recovery files which was o windows 7. i have tried to delete them through disk clean up but no luck.

    i have tried to delete them but it tells me that i need adminstrator permission which i am the adminstrator.

    they use a lot of space on my pc about 30gb.

    please help to remove them


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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center
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system recovery files folder deletion

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