Delete all the files/folders of old install once the last series on the window updates have been installed?

I have everything, if records of installation/uninstallation and newspapers since I installed XP.

I'm sure that the last set of Windows updates work.

Is there a problem with the removal of old files/flies and connects using CCleaner?

If not all, can I at least remove those older files that the SP2 install date?

What problems can I hire after cleaned?

I guess that the answer to MS Office updates also apply.

Thank you

caveman88

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If your PC behaves properly, you can remove the hidden Windows hotfix backup files that start with $NTUninstallKB to the WINDOWS folder. There are two ways to do:

A. manually, but copy files on a CD/DVD first to enable their restoration has a fix must be removed thereafter. Now delete the folder \WINDOWS, but leaves the orphan entries to add / remove programs intact. Remove only the $NTUninstallKB files that relate to corrections, not those for applications such as Word, WMP, etc.. In addition, DO NOT DELETE THE folder$ $hf_mig.

B. my preference goes to run a script that also removes the corresponding entries in Add / Remove programs. Once they are deleted by the script, they cannot be restored. Download, extract and run this little scripthttp://www.dougknox.com/xp/utils/xp_hotfix_backup.htm creating a system restore point first just in case something goes wrong when the update of the register.

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