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Windows 7: Undeletable files on external drives. Help please.

07 Jun 2010   #11

Windows 7

I converted my drive to NTFS and it worked! Thanks soooo much for the help, I really appreciate it!

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07 Jun 2010   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Vega. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted. :)
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 Undeletable files on external drives. Help please.

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