How can I find several duplicate files and remove the using Windows Explorer
Somehow I see several duplicate on my computer files. I can tell when they arrived as all the duplicate files ' _10-Mar-15_1. ' " However, I don't know how they arrived. I think that Google Drive was the culprit, but I can't be sure.
How we (me) use Windows Explorer to find all files with "_10-Mar-15_1." and delete them all?
I am using Windows 7 64 bit
Windows Explorer can do no such thing. To remove recursively a certain file is easy - see below. To identify duplicates and remove some of them is much more difficult, because:
- Are two files duplicates because
-They have the same name?
-They are the same size?
-They have the same file date?
-They have the same content?
- When they are, which ones should be deleted?
-The most recent?
Here's how to remove a certain file to recursively. Assume that they are in the folder "C:\Users\BHunter\Documents".
- Click the start planet.
- Type cmd. exe and press ENTER.
- Enter the following command and press ENTER:
dir/s/b/p 'C:\Users\BHunter\Documents\_10-Mar-15_1 '.
This will show you all the files whose name above.
- del /s /q "C:\Users\BHunter\Documents\_10-Mar-15_1."
This will permanently delete all files with the name above. You cannot restore them.
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Here is an article on the advanced use of restoration (during normal restore does not work):http://www.mayankraichura.com/post/2009/08/06/Avdvanced-Restore-via-Windows-Vista-Backup-and-Restore-Center.aspx.
Restore files from a backup
Back up and restore: frequently asked questions
I also found the following (but don't know if it of true or not):
1. after the start of "backup and Restore Center."
2. I chose "Advanced Restore"
3. I was did not an administrator password... maybe because my account is an administrator account.
4 choose "files from a backup made on a different computer.
5. in the dialog box indicating "Select the location of the backup to restore", select "hard drive, CD or DVD...". »
6. under the drop-down list box, select your drive/partition and continue
7. If all the backups on your drive, it will show a list of them.
8. in my case, he showed a backup, but in the backup location, it will show "backup location is not available."
9. I was frustrated, but then I somehow just select this backup (Yes... even if he said that thebackup location is not available " ")
10. and you press "next".
11 guess what... no error!
12. a window appeared asking me if I wanted to do a full restore, or I want to select specific folders or files.
13. I selected the folders I wanted to restore and bingo... it their restored smoothly.
14. so that the next time see a mistake, try to continue with him... ;)
I don't know if this will help, but it does not provide much information about the process (when it works).
I hope this helps.
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If you do reference for monitoring of internet research explore the article below:
http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows-Vista/find-a-file-you-have-downloaded Note: Thus, it applies to Internet Explorer 9.
If you refer for a follow-up to search for the file Windows section below:
Find a file or folder:http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows-Vista/find-a-file-or-folder
Hope the information is useful.
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