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Windows 7: Deleted user account, cannot remove files

03 Jan 2017   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
Deleted user account, cannot remove files

I deleted a user account I was using for testing and decided to keep the files, now there is a folder permanently stuck in my desktop which I cannot remove.

Please help.

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03 Jan 2017   #2

win 8 32 bit

Use takeownership then remove it Take Ownership Shortcut
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04 Jan 2017   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

Thank you.
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04 Jan 2017   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

If for some reason Samuria's great idea is not accepted by the computer or Windows; create a Puppy Linux usb or dvd boot, and use its file manager to delete that pesky folder.
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