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Windows 7: Can't rename, move or delete apparently closed folders

01 Jun 2015   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

I understand your concern, however the unlocker programs mentioned in the thread may help in diagnosing the problem. Then you can uninstall.

I used to use AVG (AV)/ ZoneAlarm(Firewall) - both free - combo and they were alright. Started using ZoneAlarm exclusively some 4 years ago, so not sure how they behave together these days.

The usual recommendation here is that MSE is enough if you have MBAM paid. It shouldn't have any relevance to your issue (at least that's what I would think).

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01 Jun 2015   #12
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

I personally would not use Zone Alarm or AVG. The Windows 7 built in firewall works just fine on my two systems.

I also use Super Anti Spyware stand alone (on demand) (Free).

I can only state what I use that works for me. No other anti virus or anti malware programs are on my systems.
When you have two anti virus or anti malware programs installed they could could argue with each other because they might see the definitions from the other programs and go goofy.

What I use active are:
Microsoft Security Essentials
Malwarebytes Premium
Windows 7 built in firewall.

When I think it is necessary I do use other programs for security scans but when I done with them I remove them.
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