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    On my computer (Windows 8.1) I have the documents WMSDKNS.DTD and WMSDKNS.XML located in C > Users > My name > AppData > Local > Microsoft > Windows Media > 12. Would someone tell me the purpose? Are they necessary for some software?
    Kind regards,

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    Windows 8.0 x64

    Evidently it has something to do with streaming media cache. I'm just guessing from this page:
    What is WMSDKNSD.XML? - Security | DSLReports Forums
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