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How to shrink xpro user profile

How to shrink xpro user profile

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Old 23rd January 2006, 00:02
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My xp pro user profile is 1.98GB. Is there anyway for I can shrink it?

Any ideas or suggestions will be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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start clearing you're desktop and clear youre internet cache.
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And clear the TEMP folder. C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Temp
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Move the contents of My Documents to a network/local drive and out of your profile folder. Then redirect My Docs to the network/local drive.

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