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Temporary Internet Files .js files



C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5


C:\Windows\SysWOW64\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5

are filling up with .js files for the past month - having to manually delete....

running PRTG/ on windows server 2008R2

-js-files content-ie5 temporary-internet-files

Created on Aug 7, 2013 10:14:21 PM

Last change on Aug 16, 2018 8:35:28 AM by  Luciano Lingnau [Paessler]

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thank you very much for your KB-Post. Unfortunately, this is a known issue of the Internet Explorer, which PRTG potentially uses with the "HTTP Full Page"-Sensor:

How To Get Rid of Huge "Default User\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5" Folders

You can prevent the files from being created by switching your HTTP Full Page Sensors to the Chromium Engine.

best regards.

Created on Aug 8, 2013 9:28:53 AM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



I've tried to put together a short explanation here:

Best Regards,
Luciano Lingnau [Paessler Support]

Created on Aug 16, 2018 9:07:50 AM by  Luciano Lingnau [Paessler]

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