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They are shortcuts to the files. If you clear the Recent Documents
list/folder, the files still stay where they are on your hard
disk/partition. Leave the 'desktop.ini' file in the folder.
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"MR" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I can guess that that folder is there for quick veiwing later or whatever.
> But if I delete everything from the recent docs folder, will it also
> the same stuff thats on there from 'my documents'??? Safe to delete
> its pretty large size-thanks