Folder Go Away

  rossco123 10:33 11 Dec 2005
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Hi, I have a folder i can't delete.When i try i get a popup saying,(Cannot Delete File:Cannot Read From Source File Or Disk).Can anyone help?

  rawprawn 10:36 11 Dec 2005

try in safe mode (Tap F 8 on boot to get into safe mode)

  rawprawn 10:46 11 Dec 2005

In case safe mode doesn't work
(Thanks to MS-MVP Kelly Theriot for this tip.)
Open a Command Prompt window and leave it open. Close all open programs.
Click Start, Run and enter TASKMGR.EXE Go to the Processes tab and End
Process on Explorer.exe. Leave Task Manager open. Go back to the Command
Prompt window and change to the directory the AVI (or other undeletable
file) is located in. At the command prompt type DEL where
is the file you wish to delete. Go back to Task Manager, click
File, New Task and enter EXPLORER.EXE to restart the GUI shell. Close Task
Manager.

  ashdav 12:35 11 Dec 2005

click here Check my links on this posting.Works OK. I use it myself.

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