Re: windows.old folder...can it be deleted?
"Nightwings" <Nightwings@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote
>I just upgraded my XP home to Vista home premium doing a full install where
> it makes the .old folder of the XP. Can this folder be deletad without
> harming the Vista upgrade or does it need to be kept in order for Vista to
You can recover data from there, if needed. And it can be used to revert to
XP. If you have recovered whatever data you need, and have no intent on
going back to XP, then delete it.
Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]