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Windows vista softwaredistribution folder
Name: Windows vista softwaredistribution folder
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I'm trying to clean up some disk space. I've discovered my windows directory is close to 10 GB. A large chuck of the space is being used by the Windows System32 (GB) and Windows Software Distribution Folder (GB). I've read on other threads that the Software Distribution Folder can be deleted. I am using Windows Vista Home and am trying to save disk space. and a huge amount is being used by windows/software distribution/downloads which, Q: Vista - How do I delete/rename the software distribution folder?. 25 Feb Delete Software Distribution folder. This will stop the Windows Update Service and the Background Intelligent Transfer Service. Now browse to the C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution folder and delete all the files and folders inside. You may press Ctrl+A to Select All and then click on Delete.
Once these services are stopped, you can delete the C:\Windows\Software Distribution folder. Deleting this folder is often a step for troubleshooting Windows Update. After the services are restarted, the folder will be recreated. By deleting this folder, you also delete the Windows Update history. 9 Jun Since deleting the software distribution folder, which 99% of people said I am now unable to use windows update running Windows Vista. Can someone please confirm that it is completely safe to include the Local Disk ( C) > Windows > SoftwareDistribution > Download folder as an.
16 Mar First of, never *ever* delete the SoftwareDistribution folder. Disk Cleanup, incorporated in every Windows-client version (Vista, Win7, Win8. Please Confirm Folder Delete and windows pop-ups. Change the name to riadhotelfantasia.com and confirm windows pop-ups. Please go to Pearl button . I googled it and it told me to rename the software distribution folder to see this How to use User Account Control (UAC) in Windows Vista. 18 Apr Can,t find Software Distribution folder Windows 7. Where is Software Distribution Folder,it is suppose to be in C Drive but I have searched. Incidentally, the folder seems to named 'SoftwareDistribution' on my XP . show you how to permanently delete a Folder in Vista, Windows 7.
2 Dec This is done so that you will terminate the windows automatic update service to Delete C:\windows\softwaredistribution folder. 11 Mar 1: Note that Windows XP and Windows Vista may have additional or Renamed the softwaredistribution folder (in windows, not command line). 2 Feb The file is located under the SoftwareDistribution folder From what we gathered , this is primarily a Windows 7 and Windows Vista issue. There are quite a few posts dealing with data corruption in the WINDOWS\ SoftwareDistribution folder in regards to updating Windows.