Windows 10: Unknown folders in Win Temp

Discus and support Unknown folders in Win Temp in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Hi, Does anyone know what are those empty folders in Windows/Temp, if and how can stop it? [img] They come on 1809 upgrade (same on clean install),... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by HeM, Oct 6, 2018.

  1. HEM
    HeM Win User

    Unknown folders in Win Temp


    Hi,

    Does anyone know what are those empty folders in Windows/Temp, if and how can stop it?

    Unknown folders in Win Temp [​IMG]

    They come on 1809 upgrade (same on clean install), usually after about 20min. of every restart.


    Unknown folders in Win Temp [​IMG]

    This is what I see (in Event Viewer), always at the time of folders appearance.
    Disabling "Use sign-in info to automatically...." in Account settings > Sign-in options, does not help.

    THX!

    :)
     
  2. Vicky Acs Win User

    about temp folder

    Hi Hector,

    The temp folder provides work space for programs. Yes they can be deleted. We suggest that you follow the steps provided by Sangeeta Sarkar on how to delete Temp files on this

    link
    . You may also type in the search box Disk Cleanup and hit enter. It will evaluate your disk and give you a list of folders sizes that can be deleted.

    Keep us updated on the status of the issue. We will be glad to assist you further.

    Regards.
     
    Vicky Acs, Oct 6, 2018
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  3. RobertJWin Win User
    %temp% folder access

    I get it - you're typing %temp% in the Start menu search box. Yeah, you should see a result for the %temp% "File folder", but easier still is using the Run dialog instead (Win+R), or typing %temp% directly in File Explorer's address bar.
     
    RobertJWin, Oct 6, 2018
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  4. Sudheendra S Win User

    Unknown folders in Win Temp

    OneDrive Temp Folder

    Hi,

    Thank you contacting Microsoft Community.

    • What is the size of both OneDrive and OneDrive Temp folder?
    • Is all files syncing to OneDrive Temp folder or any specific files/folders?
    Get back to us with the required information to assist you further.
     
    Sudheendra S, Oct 6, 2018
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