[Dshield] Where IE 7 on XP keeps the history and temp files

sec head sechead at gmail.com
Fri May 30 21:56:33 GMT 2008


Rob,

For some unknown reasons, the "history" shows up later when the setting had
been unchecked.

Thanks for your help.

Kam

On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 3:30 PM, sec head <sechead at gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks Rob for your response.
>
> The reason I could not find the "Temporary files" is because the "hide
> protected system files" feature in the  "file explorer" was enabled. Once
> unchecked, they are shown. But I am still having problem locating the
> "history" information. I did a complete search on the c drive with "hide
> protected system files"  unchecked but still not able to find the directory
> you mentioned below. I know it's there in IE6 but the machine is running
> IE7.
>
> SH
>
>
> On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 12:31 PM, Robert Nelson <nelsrob at mts.net> wrote:
>
>> The IE 7 temp files on a Win XP machine are located at: C:\Documents and
>> Settings\[username]\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files
>>
>> The history: C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Local Settings - inside this
>> folder is one of those "special" folders called "History"
>>
>> There you go! ;)
>>
>> Robert
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: list-bounces at lists.dshield.org [mailto:
>> list-bounces at lists.dshield.org] On Behalf Of sec head
>> Sent: May 30, 2008 12:27 PM
>> To: General DShield Discussion List
>> Subject: [Dshield] Where IE 7 on XP keeps the history and temp files
>>
>>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> I have been looking for where IE 7 on XP stores the history and temp web
>> files. I have googled for some time and still not able to
>> find something really useful. Can you please provide some leads to the
>> information.
>>
>> Thanks in advance,
>>
>> SH
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