CS3 color profile location

I'm presently using Photoshop for Windows in CS3 extended.  I have attempted to clean up and organize my color profiles.  I do this in Windows/system32/spool/drivers/color but when opening Photoshop and selecting profile for either printing or profing I find all of those I deleted present and some just added not present so there is obviously another location that Photoshop is finding profiles.  Where is it and can the profiles be edited?
Thanks in advance for help
Bob in TX

Chris Thanks for answer - however, I have rebooted and they are still present/not-present. Is there a folder under Adobe that also has profile list?

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    This, in turn, leads to two problems. First---where to get a proper monitor profile from? As I said, the original Dell profile that comes with the monitor is badly wrong ... or at least mine is. If you, or anyone, know how to obtain a good canned ICC profile for the Dell 2407WFP-HC then please let me know. Second---as soon as you install a monitor profile that is different from sRGB (and then re-boot), non-colour-managed applications (notably Windows itself, and e. g. all kinds of web browsers) and colour-managed applications (e. g. all Adobe products) will render colours differently.
    If you want both at the same time---i. e. consistent system-wide colour rendition *and* proper colour management---then better switch to Mac. There's a reason why most graphics pros prefer Mac over PC.
    -- Olaf

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