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Windows 7: can't delete two files

07 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
can't delete two files

Hi guys,
i found two files in my external HD and i can't delete them

they just appeared there
any ideas ?


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07 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 64-Bit
 
 

this happens to me sometimes when installing something. All you gotta do is re-start the computer and then they can be deleted
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07 Oct 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^
i tried that
didn't work
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07 Oct 2010   #4

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

Try taking ownership of the folders:

Windows 7 Take Ownership & Grant Permissions to Access Files & Folder

Then delete them. Might be a good idea to see what's in there first, though.
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07 Oct 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^^
worked
and the folders are empty
thanks : )
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