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Windows 7: Cannot delete Folder

05 Feb 2010   #1

Win7 64bit
Cannot delete Folder

I can't delete some Folder, although my account is admin
I have just renew install Win7

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05 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64

Reboot your PC and try again. Are you running Photoshop at the same time?
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05 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (XP, 98SE, 95, 3.11, DOS 7.10 on VM) + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx

If any of the files in the folder is in use, then you can't delete the folder.
Restart windows and then delete the folder.
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05 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7

Is this Window's Offline Files Cache folder?

You'll need to delete this from outside Windows as the Volume Copy Service locks this folder.
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05 Feb 2010   #5

Vista Ult64, Win7600

Hi, Try this, open a folder on the desktop and call it whatever you want.
Go back to the folder that you want to delete and Cut it, then paste it into the
folder on your Desktop.

From there try and delete it and see what happens.
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05 Feb 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

The file could be in use, so try searching task manager for the running program.

Theres also a program called 'Unlocker' it worked better with XP but still does the job after a reboot.
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