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Windows 7: Can't delete folder :| W7 HE x64

18 Apr 2010   #11
caballero

Windows 7 Home Edition x64
 
 

So I'm gonna be nagging till the end. What exactly does that unlocker do? I installed it and it just sits in my taskbar, no options nor actions available except for "Hide icon" and "Autostart". It doesn't do squat as far as I can see so far.


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18 Apr 2010   #12
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 

Right click folder, should be on context menu, click on unlocker and choose delete.


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18 Apr 2010   #13
caballero

Windows 7 Home Edition x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hubris View Post
Right click folder, should be on context menu, click on unlocker and choose delete.
Well I tried to do that from the moment I installed it, but there is no such thing in my right click menu, otherwise I wouldn't have bother further. Maybe because it's not supported by Windows 7? I did "allow" for it on my Microsoft Security Essentials when I got a warning, but still nothing.
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18 Apr 2010   #14
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 

do this and also make this so too


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18 Apr 2010   #15
caballero

Windows 7 Home Edition x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hubris View Post
do this and also make this so too
What I tried:

1. Restarted the computer
2. Tried to run "Start unlocker assistant" and "Start unlocker" in both simple and "as administrator"

no change, icon still sits in the taskbar doing nothing.
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18 Apr 2010   #16
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 

pleaseCan't delete folder :| W7 HE x64-unlock.jpg


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18 Apr 2010   #17
caballero

Windows 7 Home Edition x64
 
 

Well I don't have it in my right click menu, period. I guess I'll just have to take my chances with official microsoft windows support :|
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18 Apr 2010   #18
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 

win some loose some..sigh.

good luck.
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