[SATLUG] desktop.ini

Craig sargonemail at gmail.com
Thu Jul 13 17:27:43 CDT 2017


Actually, if you switched over to something like cube-os, wouldn't have to
worry
about multiplying 'ini' files.  https://www.qubes-os.org/
https://www.qubes-os.org/news/2017/07/08/toward-a-reasonably-secure-laptop/
helps too.

Craig


> Nathan Oxhanlder wrote:
>
>> Okay you Windows Experts here is a good one:
>> I was going to delete an unused folder on my Win 7 computer with all the latest updates.  It said that I would be deleting a file called desktop.ini which is needed by Windows.
>> I did a search on my computer and found 221 files with the name desktop.ini or Desktop.ini dated over an 8 year period with files sizes from 56 to 800 bytes.
>> Are all these files really needed?  Why so many?
>>
>> It's part of the game?
>
>>
>> Nathan
>>
>>


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