Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

We have just set up a new windows 2008 R2 server with three separate raid arrays as drives C:, F: and I:. After installing all the windows updates and Trend Micro anti virus, we see at the root of our F: volume a folder named "c323e2a243c313f307e247fd" containing only an empty folder named "Sandbox". It has unique security applied

Where might it have come from? And what if we delete it?

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 1 down vote accepted

These folders are often created by Windows when applying updates. I have seen them created both on C: drives and on additional drives. I wouldn't delete it, but then I don't like to delete anything unless I have to. A hard lesson learned.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.