read only

  Liza 14:49 21 Jan 2008
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Hello
I have a problem. I want to delete a whole lot of files in Word 2000 for windows XP but cannot do so because I am greeted with read only file or access denied. I did ctrl A to change to archive but I get an error has occurred ignore ignoreall retry cancel. How can I get rid of the files please. Liza

  mfletch 14:56 21 Jan 2008

Hi,

Try using Unlocker,

click here

mfletch

  recap 14:58 21 Jan 2008

Try just taking the tick out of 'Read Only' and not selecting 'Archive'.

If that doesn't work try doing same in Safe Mode.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:23 21 Jan 2008

Highlight the files, right click, select properties, untick read only.

You sould now beableto edit, modify or delete them as you require.

  Liza 21:28 21 Jan 2008

Hi mfletch, recap, Fruit Bat /\0/\

Many thanks for your prompt help. I downloaded 'unlock' and was able to delete the files. Liza

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