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Is there a way to auto-erase a non-roaming user profile without erasing key directories?

Is there an automated way to erase a non-roaming user profile without erasing the "Administrator," "All Users" and "Default User" directories?
Generally not. The only really safe way to do this is by hand, since the layout of the directories for different users on a given system may be radically different, and you may wind up deleting the wrong thing if you try to write a batch script.
This was first published in October 2002

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