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Windows 7 Winsxs

What is Winsxs? The winsxs (Windows Side-by-Side) folder is a system folder. It would not be a good thing to delete this folder. A coworker recently received his every two year work laptop refresh and was in the middle of loading his new laptop with Vista. For some reason, his hard drive C: was partitioned […]