There are a couple of different variations of temporary files. There were those which are created by programs that run on your operating system, and you also have Temporary Internet Files from every Internet browsing. In this article, were going to discuss those temporary files, or temp files, which can reside on your computer and can take up space and decrease the performance of your computer.
The temp files can have a variation of extensions, most commonly computer programs will create a file with an extension of .tmp. What can be confusing of temp files, is that Windows creates a temporary file with this same extension for all programs.