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Re: Deleting Skype's temporary files


martaortiz0697 wrote:

I tried what you have suggested but still I can't seem to delete the temp files. I have a file fancy_shadow_ne and so fouth.  Please, HELP...thank you so much


Can you explain what file are you talking about?

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Hello,   I am trying to delete the skype temp files.  The files are all part of skype.  Thank you for responding.

 

Marta

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Have you stopped Skype from running on your computer? Can you see any Skype.exe process in Windows Task Manager-> Processes tab? Do you receive any error message when trying to delete the temp files?

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Miiyah2 wrote:
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try this.

 

copy this text below in green and save as temp.bat file, Use notepad

then copy this temp.bat file to C:\Users\tamim\AppData\Roaming\Skype

 

@echo off
systemdrive%\Progra~1\Skype\Phone\Skype.exe /shutdown
taskkill /f /IM skype.exe
DEL /S temp-* *.lock *-journal *.db-journal *.lck

 

Run (double click) the temp.bat file. Wait 5 second and run this file again.

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