Windows 10: Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset.

Discus and support Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset. in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset. Files that won't delete seam to return immediately. The browsers are sketchy.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by MDB11, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. MDB11 Win User

    Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset.


    Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset. Files that won't delete seam to return immediately. The browsers are sketchy. What processes and or files should I be concerned about when on or off internet.

    :)
     
    MDB11, Dec 6, 2018
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  2. d0gknees Win User

    Disable creepy data monitoring?

    What evidence do you have for the "creepy data mining" taking place? What information that they are collecting are you objecting to?
     
    d0gknees, Dec 6, 2018
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  3. factory reset will wipe the data in PC?

    Hello,

    I realize that you are trying to perform a factory reset to the computer. We will help you.

    • How are you trying to perform a factory reset in your computer?
    • What issue are you facing to perform a factory reset?
    I suggest you to perform a recovery with keep my files in Windows 10.

    Recovery options in Windows 10.

    Keep my files

    What it does


    • Reinstalls Windows 10 and keeps your personal files.

    • Removes apps and drivers you installed.

    • Removes changes you made to settings.

    • Removes any apps your PC manufacturer installed. (If your PC came with Windows 10, apps from your PC manufacturer will be reinstalled.)

    Refer:
    Recovery options in Windows 10


    To Reset you’re PC,

    * On your login screen, hold Shift button,
    then right click on Power button and select
    Restart

    * Select Troubleshoot> Reset this PC > Keep my files.

    Kindly let us know if you need any further assistance with Windows. We are glad to assist you.
     
    Sachin Venkatesh, Dec 6, 2018
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  4. Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset.

    what happened to my program files after factory resetting

    Please also remove Windows.old file after reset your PC.

    Step 1: Click in Windows' search field, type Cleanup, then click Disk Cleanup.

    Step 2: Click the "Clean up system files" button.

    Step 3: Wait a bit while Windows scans for files, then scroll down the list until you see "Previous Windows installation(s)."


    Creepy temporary files won't go away unless I do a factory data reset. iGtuw.png


    Step 4: Check the box next to the entry, then make sure there are no other boxes checked (unless you do indeed want to delete those items). Click OK to start the cleanup.
     
    Kattee Lee, Dec 6, 2018
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