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Windows 7: Windows.old File

22 Nov 2009   #11

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Ok, so I've decided it's not important and I went to delete it but it won't delete.

After around 10,000 items have been deleted, a message appears saying..

"Could not find this item"

"This is no longer located in C:\. Verify the item's location and try again."

The only other options are try again and cancel, if I try again the same thing happens.

PS. One thing I do find weird is that underneath the verify the item's location.... sentence it says "windows.old"
"date created 23/11/2009 04:04" when the current date is still the 22nd!!

Anyone have any idea how I can get rid of this windows.old file please?

Many thanks in advance,

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