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Windows 7: Unable to delete folder


08 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Unable to delete folder

Hey guys. I had installed windows 8 RP on a separate partition. I wanted yo get rid of it so I removed its entry from boot menu but now I am unable to delete the folders left after it such as windows, windows.old and programfiles.

The error is that you need permission from trusted installer to delete file.

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08 Jun 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello HTB,

If you didn't want anything on the Windows 8 partition, then you should be able to just delete or format the Windows 8 parittion to delete everything on it.

Dual Boot Windows 7 and Windows 8 - Delete Windows 8

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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