System folder is the repository of files that are critical for the operating system.
These documents play a key role in the functioning of a computer program.
Any change can result in the collapse of the system and the failure of the software of the equipment.
Types of folders
Each folder in the Windows operating system hasown purpose. For example, the directory "My Computer" just stores links to be used in the system (mount) storage media. The folder path is represented by, for example, to "Local Disk C:» or stick, which you set in the USB-drive or card reader computer. Removal of these labels, though cause some inconvenience, but the actual cleaning of the folder "My Computer" will not lead to collapse.
Directory "Basket" displays the filesThey were removed from the system and the user become unnecessary. Although the folder contains certain information and stores the data, it is not critically important for the system as a whole, but provides a more convenient management of user files. If necessary, all relevant documents, trapped in the basket after removal, can be restored to its original location.
Folder may contain not only files but alsoother types of information. Directory in Windows is a virtual container for storing virtually any information. The catalog itself may also contain certain files and other subfolders.
The difference between the system folders
Thus, the system files, unlikeConventional actively to ensure the operating system and its stable functioning, as well as storage of critical files and subfolders. By the system directories can be classified directory "Desktop", which can distinguish between the files of one user from another. Changing the system catalog leads to changes in the work and behavior of the entire system.
The most important system folder is Windows,which is located at the "My Computer" - "Local Disk C:» - Windows. It stores not only the system documents that store all the configuration and settings of a computer, but also references to objects, user information and data stored on the computer. The directory stores temporary files and libraries, which are aids to run all programs in Windows.
Uninstall or change a folder objects canlead to the collapse of the system, but because it is protected by a conventional non-privileged user. When you try to access it the user will be prompted to enter an administrator password. Only the Administrator account has the right to modify objects stored in the system folder. It is worth noting that not all system files are closed to the user. However, the directory data allow the user to interact with the computer and change system settings.