More files to purge
- — 19 August, 1999 21:49
In the May 1999 issue (Purge unneeded files from Windows, pp123-124), I listed some file types that you can safely delete.
Eric Clark offers some additional candidates for the recycle bin.
.shs files -- scraps that you create when you drag information from an application to the desktop.gid files -- which Windows generates when you use Help and will simply re-create if they are missing.chk files -- which accumulate whenever a ScanDisk run finds and corrects some errors