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Can older sub-folders in swsetup folder be deleted?

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Can older sub-folders in C:\Swsetup folder be deleted?

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HI;

 

What you can do is copy the SWsetup folder to a portable hard drive, since that contains all of the driver and program installation files that came with your notebook.

 

Then you can delete the entire SWSetup folder, as nothing in there affects the PC's operation.

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HI;

 

What you can do is copy the SWsetup folder to a portable hard drive, since that contains all of the driver and program installation files that came with your notebook.

 

Then you can delete the entire SWSetup folder, as nothing in there affects the PC's operation.

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Thanks

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You're very welcome.

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