corrupt file

  nanouk 22:01 23 Jul 2006
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Hi I have a folder on a flash drive that I can't delete or drag and drop into the recycle bin as it says that it has a corrupt file in the folder. Any ideas how i can get rid of it please. Thanks.

  Diodorus Siculus 22:03 23 Jul 2006

Can you format the drive?

  woodchip 22:04 23 Jul 2006

as above

  nanouk 22:07 23 Jul 2006

D.S. if I do format the drive do I have to take all the other files off first.

  Diodorus Siculus 22:08 23 Jul 2006

Yes, or you will lose them.

When you format, everything will be lost so save what you want first and check them when you have saved them to ensure that they really are saved.

  nanouk 22:22 23 Jul 2006

Hi D.S. & Woodchip matter resolved whilst looking to Format. Thank you both...nanouk

  skidzy 22:23 23 Jul 2006

You may have a small chance to save the file,once you have plugged in the flash drive,find your drive letter to the flash drive,right click this/properties/tools/error checking and defrag.

Like i say..it is only a small chance,but worth a go.

  skidzy 22:24 23 Jul 2006

Ooops.must type quicker :-o

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