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I managed to get everything but 2 files deleted.

Flash9e.ocx

FlashUtil9e.exe

Why would Windows be protecting these files so heavily?
Google FlashUtil9e.exe and found THIS

Never heard of it before
post #12 of 24
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Google FlashUtil9e.exe and found THIS

Never heard of it before
Its a file for Macromedia Flash Player. Thats all i know.
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see if there is an assosiated process and kill it, then delete again?
    
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post #14 of 24
Have you tried to use Unlocker to delete the files?

Edit: delete them with all web browsers closed ? =/
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see if there is an assosiated process and kill it, then delete again?
No processes will be running from this since i can even edit the names. (By the way removed extensions, moved, edited, everything still won't delete.)
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post #16 of 24
Can you delete it from the recovery console (boot from the disk)?
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Can you delete it from the recovery console (boot from the disk)?
I'm not sure what you mean.
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post #18 of 24
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I'm not sure what you mean.
Boot the disk, choose repair. You know, text mode, like how you would do fixmbr and fixboot.
post #19 of 24
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Boot the disk, choose repair. You know, text mode, like how you would do fixmbr and fixboot.
No that puts the files in Windows.Old i think just like a fresh installation.
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No that puts the files in Windows.Old i think just like a fresh installation.
The repair console thing he means, not a repair install. That should do it I would think.
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