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Uncheck - "Display file icon on thumbnails" 3. Troublesome.. OS Vista Home Premium 32bit New 10 Mar 2008 #4 jihchiang Guest Re: Cannot Delete file in Vista Rana, I have exactly the same OS except mine is dual core. Mark Forums Read | View Forum Leaders Website Homepage - Site Map - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.2Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. http://skimwp.org/can-39-t-delete/cannot-delete-some-files-in-vista.php

You may download the software here. I then tried to move it, I can't. Password Register FAQ Members List Calendar Today's Posts Search Can't delete file in Vista Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread Rating: Display Modes Before your system even starts, changes are done to your hard drive.

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I've tried takeing ownership of the folder as described here: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto.....dows-vista But that is apparently not the problem. nafem View Public Profile Send a private message to nafem Find all posts by nafem #4 03-21-2007, 05:00 AM Kevin_gibson Offline Registered User Join Date: Feb 2006 Location: Without closing the window, try to delete the file again.

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I corrected it. Add to Want to watch this again later? quite often I get weird files I can't delete and I know I fix the permissions but no matter what Vista won't let me delete them. Can't Delete Folder In Use and change the thumbnail thing...

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... How To Delete A File That Won't Delete Windows 10 Here we are 3 years later on Vista service pack 2, please fix it in service pack 3 Microsoft! Sign in 300 Loading... imp source Using your keyboard arrows, select Safe Mode.

New 20 Apr 2008 #7 t-4-2 View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Join Date : Apr 2008 Canada Posts : 1,351 Windows 7, Home Premium 64-bit, SP1. Can't Delete Folder Could Not Find This Item Anyone any suggestions? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista (Solved) - folder won't delete in Vista (14 posts)

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webb123 says: August 9, 2016 at 03:20I suggest to use "LONG PATH TOOL" it is very useful for renaming the long file, deleting the error file etc… Gemma says: September 5, http://skimwp.org/can-39-t-delete/cannot-delete-files-in-windows-vista.php Rename & delete Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top SarahJames Posts: 6581 This post has been reported. When I tried > to right click and click delete or move it a window pops up "Calculating > time remaining" and keeps on calculating don't know what! > > I Ha Ha! How To Delete A Folder That Won't Delete

They were left after downloading a vid to mp3 via the web/youtube. It says, when I try to delete it, that it can't because the file is no longer located on the desktop. Got it to work though (when I added a wild card for the non existent extension), thanks! check over here The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

I downloaded a song but it did not have the .mp3 tag. Can't Delete Folder Windows 10 When I tried to right click and click delete or move it a window pops up "Calculating time remaining" and keeps on calculating don't know what! Following installation, run the program and browse for the file that you would like to delete.

u should b good to go Mohamed Hassan says: December 4, 2012 at 02:50thanks guys :) Jesus Jones says: December 10, 2012 at 14:41still unable to delete the file.

When I try to deelete it I don't get any errors, it just display the calculating time to delete dialogue until I kill it. AvoidErrors 641,587 views 4:48 How to Fix Folder Access Denied Require Permission from TrustedInstaller - Duration: 5:39. But nevetheless I cannot delete the "original" file. Can't Delete File Windows 10 bryndis View Public Profile Send a private message to bryndis Find all posts by bryndis #10 08-15-2008, 06:03 PM PeckerWood Offline Registered User Join Date: Jul 2008 Location:

Find all posts by Monty007 #9 08-14-2008, 07:49 AM bryndis Offline Registered User Join Date: Aug 2008 Posts: 1 Quote: Originally Posted by Monty007 Or you could always I have tried that also.. Use the Command Prompt [How To]”Comment navigation← Older Comments Nikki says: June 30, 2012 at 07:52uhhh why we dont have a shorter version or sum -_ i cant delete a file this content Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top whs Posts: 17584 This post has been reported.

PeckerWood View Public Profile Send a private message to PeckerWood Find all posts by PeckerWood #11 04-04-2009, 08:54 PM AntiFerret Offline Registered User Join Date: Apr 2009 Posts: Sign in to make your opinion count. itsSaGaz 204,999 views 3:16 Quick Way to Get Rid Of (Folder/File) That Won't DELETE off Your PC - Duration: 6:10. This can be caused by a number of factors, including file or folder restrictions, system incompatibility, a computer virus, or third-party access to the file on a shared computer.

If you get any errors saying it's in use, you need to open task manager and eliminate the processes 1 by 1 till you can delete the selected file. Vista Home Premium 32-bit SP2. Add to Favorites Search Forums Advanced Search: New Posts: Today's Posts: Go to Page... I tried renaming, but no luck (figured it wouldn't work, but had to try just in case;-D).

I hate Vista. What I'd recommend is running chkdsk to cleanup the problem: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto.....ows-vista/ [edit] Checkdisk will fix any problems with the file system, enabling Explorer to be able to delete the file/folder. Or maybe you have tried to delete a folder, but you couldn't because a "File in the selected folder is still in use by Windows" ?Oh, I can hear you: "yes, To shut down the Explorer window, you need to start Task Manager:Right Click the Taskbar, choose Task Manager.Open the Process Tab and locate Explorer in the list.Right Click the name Explorer.exe