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cannot delete folder help!!!!

post #1 of 7
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I am trying to delete some folders on my desktop and I get this access is denied message the file is write protected or in use and I know the folder is not in use since there is nothing in it!!!!! I tried this program unlocker still cannot delete it I cant boot in safe mode since I'm connected remotely to the pc and also I still could not do it when I on the pc (non remotely) I was able to rename it with unlocker but still no luck and also I went into properties and it was read only checked so I unchecked it and tried to delete still no luck so I decided to check properties again and it was set to read only again after i unchecked read only please help me!
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post #2 of 7
Did you remove it through and and remove programs?
If so just restart and it should disaapear.
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post #3 of 7
If there is a program in that folder that is running in the background it will not let you delete it until it is shut down.
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post #4 of 7
go into msconfig and disable your startup programs, there may be an application being linked to the folder
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you said there was nothing in the folder do you have it so you can see hiden files and folders and system files?
    
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post #6 of 7
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the only thing running in the background is AVG, explorer, logmein app thats it
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post #7 of 7
I somehow skipped the line where it said you tried it, nevermind.
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