Windows 10: What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete?

Discus and support What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete? in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; In my C: drive, there is a folder that's called $WINDOWS.`BT. I don't really know what it is. From the looks of it, it's doesn't have anything... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by LamWarp, Sep 1, 2019.

  1. LamWarp Win User

    What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete?


    In my C: drive, there is a folder that's called $WINDOWS.`BT. I don't really know what it is. From the looks of it, it's doesn't have anything important. Is it safe to delete it? Or is it important?

    :)
     
    LamWarp, Sep 1, 2019
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  2. Tintai Win User

    I deleted $Windows~.BT folder that was propably Windows 10 files. How to recover?

    Hello,

    So about two weeks ago I deleted a $Windows~.BT folder (through the cmd). Now I know that was Windows 10 files ready for install.

    How can I download it again? I'm sure I need to reinstall some update. But which?

    Tintai
     
    Tintai, Sep 1, 2019
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  3. DaveM121 Win User
    Safe to Delete this Folder?

    HiJames

    Yes that folder is safe to delete, it is left over form a Windows 10 Upgrade and not required by your system

    The 3 common folders you may find after a Windows Upgrade are listed below and they can always be deleted safely after the upgrade completes:

    $GetCurrent

    $WINDOWS.~BT

    $Windows.~WS
     
    DaveM121, Sep 1, 2019
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  4. What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete?

    Trouble deleting a folder

    Thanks for the suggestion but it says "delete folder failed for E:\....." for each folder I try.

    *Confused What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete? :confused:

    Will I be forever stuck with these unnecessary folders? *Oh Well What is the $WINDOWS.`BT folder? Is it safe to delete? :eek:hwell:
     
    oli_ramsay, Sep 1, 2019
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