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Windows 7: I can't delete a folder from my external hdd?

24 Feb 2012   #1
yeabuddy

windows7 sp1 home premium 64bit
 
 
I can't delete a folder from my external hdd?

Today i back up a clients documents into my external hdd and out of no were
this folder got back up to and now i can't delete it i allready took ownership
but i still can't deleted it i follow the tutorial on here on how to take ownership.
i scan it with malwarebytes and nothing i also scan it with norton and nothing either

I do wanna mention tha when i back up my clients documents norton started dectecting
a few trojans so i scan his documents and i found about 180 file infections and a few trojans.


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24 Feb 2012   #2
wanchoo

Windows 7 Pro with SP1 32bit
 
 

Please install a tiny little free program named Unlocker (Download Unlocker 1.9.1 - FileHippo.com) and use it to delete the folder. It shall delete almost anything. Sometimes booting shall be required.
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24 Feb 2012   #3
yeabuddy

windows7 sp1 home premium 64bit
 
 

It didn't work it saids i need permission from the admin and im the admin and this is the only account on this computer
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24 Feb 2012   #4
tman69

win7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

you have Malwarebytes--use the 'file assassin' tool


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25 Feb 2012   #5
yeabuddy

windows7 sp1 home premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tman69 View Post
you have Malwarebytes--use the 'file assassin' tool
Done
Thank you
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