C:\Windows\Temp\RAS .tmp files

Discussion in 'Other ESET Home Products' started by SmackyTheFrog, Feb 15, 2012.

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  1. SmackyTheFrog
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    I received a notification in my RAS server that the C: volume was filling up. Fired it up and looked, only to find 7.5GB/56,000 individual .tmp files (RASo_O?.tmp) in C:\Windows\Temp\RAS\

    I'm pretty sure these are being generated by the remote administrator server software, and they span all the way back to december 2010. I believe this is when the server was virtualized from a physical box, so the contents of the Temp directory wouldn't have been moved in the process.

    Why isn't the software cleaning this garbage up occasionally?
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    Graeme Registered Member

    I've encountered the same issue, though the RASo_O?.TMP files are in the C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Local Settings\Temp\RAS\ directory.

    Just deleted over 10GB of them ... the remaining ones (I kept today's .. for now) are all 220KB in size and a new file is added about every 5-10 minutes (usually about every 5 minutes).

    Any ideas anyone?
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