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How do I go about deleting my I386 files off of my old hard drive?

I don't have the Xp disk anymore, nor do I apparently have "Permission" to delete these files.

Any links or straight up answers would be great.
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you want to fully wipe the drive or those files?
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Full drive wipe but they're all that's left of that drive (manually deleted everything else)
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If you've got any files on your hard drive that just won't go away, you could always boot from a Linux Live CD, delete them, then boot back into Windows.
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You should be able to right click on the folder, properties, security, click on the advanced button and then click the owner tab.

Click on Edit, then double click on your username and tick the box at the bottom (Replace owner on subcontainers and opbjects)

Click ok and you should then be able to delete them.
    
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