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Windows 7: Cannot delete a file..

17 Jun 2012   #1
dubya89

Windows 7
 
 
Cannot delete a file..

this one file i'm trying to delete is basically an empty 420 mb torrent file that i skipped in the torrent que..

anyhow, when i try deleting the file, i press the delete button an nothing happens.. also my explorer.exe starts using up 50% of my resources on the taskbar and stays like that till i shut down..

when i try deleting it from the command, it says it can't find the file:



also i've turned off explorer and tried in safe mode


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17 Jun 2012   #2
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Uninstall your torrent software and try again.
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17 Jun 2012   #3
dubya89

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by karlsnooks View Post
Uninstall your torrent software and try again.
ah, figured it out, i had to type in the file name in quotations because windows will only read upto the first space
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