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Windows 7: cant delete files

02 Nov 2010   #11

Windows 7 professional x86/

I bet if you had gone into task manager ---> processes you would have seen it running there. You could have eneded the process and deleted.

You shouldn't need 3rd party software for this type of problem.

All's well that ends well I guess

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