Delete and Disable Offline Files – Windows 7 Sync Center

To discontinue a Sync Partnership in Sync Center:

Open the Sync Center
All Programs / Control Panel / Sync Center

Select Manage offline files

From the General Tab, click on View your offline files.

An explorer window opens
Double-click on Computers

You should see the computer you are syncing files with.
Right-click on the computer icon and choose Delete offline copy

The local copy of your files are deleted
The network copy of your files should not be affected.

After the offline copy of your files are deleted you should be back at the Offline Files> Computers’ window.
Close Window
From the Offline Files Window, Click on Disable offline files

Immedietaly restart the computer to ensure the Offline Folders are gone and disabled
Select OK

Windows 7
Understanding offline files

Configuring New Offline Files Features for Windows 7 Computers Step-by-Step Guide

File Sharing and Offline Files Enhancements

Windows Vista
Understanding offline files

Changes to Offline Files in Windows Vista

What’s New in Offline Files for Windows Vista

Working with network files when you are offline

Delete Temporary Files Used By Offline Files

Windows XP
How to use offline files in Windows XP

Use Offline Files When You’re off the Network

How To Configure Offline Files to Synchronize When a Particular Network Connection Becomes Active


Additional Resources
Windows 7 Offline Files

Use Windows Vista’s Offline Files to Access Documents Offline

How to relocate the Offline Files folder in Windows 2000/XP ?

Disable Offline Files