Can I safely delete this file? Suspecting that he can hide a virus.

Hello pikejohn,

Where is the file?

Is the ntuser.ini file name?

If it's ntuser.ini then it is a file that is created by Windows for each user account on the machine and is used to configure the components of roaming user profile.

The file must be located in the folder root documents the user name.

It will be safer to have the files scanned by a reputible virus scanner (or multiple) to ensure that it does not contain a virus.

If the file exist next to this location by default so it can be a troublesome file, though I haven't seen any documentation whether a virus. That being said, if the file is "ntuser.ini.exe", it IS likely that the file is a virus (unless you have changed the name).

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