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    Windows Build 14901-Windows 10 Upgrade folder

    After installing Build 14901 I noticed a folder named Windows 10 Upgrade had been added to drive C. What is its purpose and can it be safely deleted?
    OS Dual Boot Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit & Windows 7 Pro With SP1 64 bit. (Intel Core i7 2600K Processor LGA1155-Asus P867 Pro Motherboard-GTX550 Ti DirectCU Graphics Card-Memory 8GB)

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    davidhk
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    Like this one ?

    Windows10Upgrade.jpg

    If yes, you can safely delete it.
    It comes from Windows 10 Upgrade Assistant app. You got it when you installed the Anniversary Update.

    Go to Programs and Features > right click at Windows Upgrade Assistant > click Delete.

    Both the program and the file found in C drive will be gone.

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    Thanks David, I did as you said and it worked.
    OS Dual Boot Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit & Windows 7 Pro With SP1 64 bit. (Intel Core i7 2600K Processor LGA1155-Asus P867 Pro Motherboard-GTX550 Ti DirectCU Graphics Card-Memory 8GB)

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    davidhk
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    You are welcome.

    Happy computing.

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