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Disk Cleanup Tool May Not Delete Temporary Files
Article ID: 261897 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q261897
After you run the Disk Cleanup tool in Windows Millennium Edition (Me), temporary (.tmp) files in the %WinDir%\Temp folder and in other folders on the hard disk may not be deleted as expected.
This behavior occurs if the temporary files are less than seven days old. The Disk Cleanup tool does not delete temporary files that are less than seven days old.
To resolve this problem, use one of the following methods:
For additional information about how to determine which folder Windows is installed in, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/305792/EN-US/ )How to Determine Which Folder Windows Is Installed In
Article ID: 261897 - Last Review: January 27, 2007 - Revision: 1.2