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Windows 7: Can't delete folder (Error while deleting)

05 Nov 2011   #1
werty12345

Windows 7 Ultimate (32bit)
 
 
Can't delete folder (Error while deleting)

Hi,

I am trying to delete a folder on my desktop and I receive the attached error. Help me, please...

Thanks




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05 Nov 2011   #2
flemur13013

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

The easiest thing might be the "unlocker" program.
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05 Nov 2011   #3
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 

Did you make that folder yourself?
Have you tried rebooting your PC and then deleting that folder, before doing anything else?
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