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I inadvertantly deleted memory.dmp file in c:\windows. Was this a bad thing? Will it recreate itself?

Thanks, rod.

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up vote 5 down vote accepted

memory.dmp is a dump log from a previous crash. It can be safely deleted unless it needs to be debugged. Should your machine crash again it will recreate it!

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It is bad only if you want debug or analyze your memory dump file. Here you can read about memory.dmp file.

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