downloaded program files

  pat2068 23:42 19 Jan 2010
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Could anyone tell me how i can delete damaged files in the downloaded program files in vista i cant right click and delete as i dont have the option thanks leo

  Sea Urchin 00:11 20 Jan 2010

Right-click on "Downloaded Program Files" Folder Select Properties
Un-check "Read-Only" box > click Apply.
When Attribute changes Pop-up appears > click on OK to change the files
(which are those that cannot be deleted)
The Damaged Files should now be able to be deleted.

Afterwards make sure to change the folder back to read only, to preserve it from being messed with(by a hacker or rogue website)

  pat2068 00:26 20 Jan 2010

thanks Sea Urchin it worked leo

  Sea Urchin 00:34 20 Jan 2010

Good to hear - thanks for the feedback

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