Moving Folders

  ponytail 12:07 25 Dec 2010

I am trying to move a folder from my PCs hard drive to my external drive but keep getting the following mesage.
Error copying file or folder
Cannot copy it is being used by another person or program.
Close any programs that may be using the file and try again.
I have hd this message before and all I did was reboot my PC and that cleared the problem but not this time have done three reboots but message still appears.
Anyone any ideas.

  VoG II 12:14 25 Dec 2010

Try Unlocker click here

  woodchip 12:29 25 Dec 2010

Try starting in Safe Mode Tapping F5 as its booting the Press Win Key plus E key to start Win Explorer then try right click folder and drag to where you want it

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