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Windows 7: Cant Delete Folder! :( HELP

16 Oct 2010   #11
Orbital Shark

 
 

You could always try it the manual way.

Right-click the folder and select 'Properties' and under the Security tab click 'Advanced'

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Under 'Owner' click 'Edit' and select your user, then make sure the 'Replace ownder on subcontainers and objects' is checked then click 'Apply' then 'Ok'

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This should then run through the File/Folder properties script and hopefully you should be able to delete the folder.




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