Windows 8.1 - Automatically clear the TEMP folder upon exit

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Windows 8.1 - Automatically clear the TEMP folder upon exit



Here's how to configure Windows 8.1 (Professional) to automatically clear the content of the Temp folder upon exit:
  • Open the Run tab.
  • Type gpedit.msc
  • The Group police editor shall open.
  • Go to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Terminal Services\Temporary Folder.
  • Next to Do Not Delete Temp Folder Upon Exit select Disabled.
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