first time I ever heard of Killbox failing! _________________________________________________ PS: while using Killbox, did U hit End Explorer Shell? Thanks. Logon as admin and then take ownership of the file. by MarkFlax Forum moderator / June 28, 2008 10:02 PM PDT In reply to: Helpp Why are you replying to a discussion that is a year old?Why do you ask a http://brrian.net/to-delete/unable-to-delete-gif-file.html
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I had same problem but different file name by omarredpe / March 3, 2006 12:34 PM PST In reply to: Delete File Double-click So, make sure those files you want to delete are indeed invalid and unused. Press F8 (delete) and see what happens. YMMV Jim #13 xgsound, May 31, 2014 postmortemIA Diamond Member Joined: Jul 11, 2006 Messages: 7,556 Likes Received: 4 heh there was win xp bug with large avi files where http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1999821/delete-video-file.html
Did you read my post? YAY, it's GONE!:biggrin: Cause that kinda thing is far more annoying than most people who care little about their computers know. The reason for all of this is that explorer doesn't understand not ANSI encoded names. reminds me of my teenage years in the 80s before Windows even came around.
This was like a project. A dialogue box saying that it is calculating appears and never completes it's task. That file is now resisting all attempts to delete it. Can't Delete File Windows 7 that fixed the problem Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Deleteing a file by Saxtonville / March 16, 2006 11:50 AM PST In reply to: a file i can't
To do so, first close all Explorer windows and open up Task Manager with the key combinationCtrl-Shift-Esc. Jeff Lichtman View Public Profile Visit Jeff Lichtman's homepage! Don't know how it could be infected but that seems very possible considering your issue. #2 stinger608, May 30, 2014 corkyg Elite Member
Peripherals Super Moderator Joined: Mar 4, https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/a-file-i-can-t-delete-160552/ by abelleba / June 28, 2008 11:04 PM PDT In reply to: Why?
It cannot be deleted or accessed in anyway. File Assassin Ask a new question Read More Video Windows 8 Media Player Related Resources solved I cant delete this file solved Can't Delete Winrar File solved need to delete file, cant take apple ect. Well Angelwarrior, it has been an extreme pleasure working with you.
Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/windows-7-unable-to-delete-avi-file-not-a-permissions-problem.2385227/ I typed in exactly what you said...specifically, (my username as such on my computer)... Can't Delete Video File Try booting your computer in safe mode then attempt deleting the file PCuser6Jan 28, 2014, 4:04 AM Now i correctly mentioned the path of that file in cmd and deleted it. How To Delete A Vlc File I had to fight with my HP winxp for a while because it insists on setting up a shadow administrator (in addition to the Windows administrator) every time I reboot--and who
In many cases, Windows even points you directly to the program in question in the error message, allowing you to simply close it and try again. navigate here Find More Posts by cartel 12 Nov 2010 #5 richc46 Windows 10, Home Clean Install 16,960 posts CT Just follow this great tut Folder - Delete from Command BTW you cannot access an ntfs drive from a win9x os unless it is over a network. So basically what you will need to do after you boot to the command prompt would be to type: del "E:\Stephen's Documents\New Cadillac Club\Duke's Heritage of Song" (with the quotes) Also, How To Delete Mp4 Files That Cannot Be Deleted
Hmmm.... There are 2 ways I work around it: 1. Today I tried system restore. Check This Out When you get to the logon screen, there should be a new account called "Administrator".
Then go back and restart explorer.exe. How To Delete A File That Won't Delete New Posts Liberals now buying guns Latest: momeNt, Dec 22, 2016 at 12:50 PM Politics and News AMD Freesync - Why Fullscreen only? dear,I did not notice this was 1 year old.
there is a fix to let xp behave much better so it's possible to move or delete large avi files. I have to admit I haven't done much in DOS since 1990 or so, so this is absolutely fun! I'm using Windows XP Home. How To Delete Files That Cannot Be Deleted OK now for round XXI - Let's try this - First - Create a new restore point using System Restore.
Is there an option I didn't alter before loading the RC? Congrats on a job well done yourself. One such file is ab Save Path REG_SZ E:Stephen's Documents (E)\New Cadillac Club\Duke's Heritage of Song Would it be safe to try deleting this registry file? this contact form My System Specs OS W7 TheUnseen View Public Profile Find More Posts by TheUnseen . 14 May 2009 #2 ZoeButton55 Vista 6 posts You can have a try
Can't delete file. No, I didn't. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. If you are the sole user of the computer then use it if you can easily accomplish your tasks more effectively.
Also, as has been mentioned in the comments below, you can try Long Path Tool. hope this helps.Regards Adamski Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Deleting a file using Eraser by Frank Burnworth / March 2, 2006 10:35 PM PST In reply to: a http://ccollomb.free.fr/unlocker/ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) reboot in safe mode and delete it. If the file was created while another user with higher privileges was logged in, you may not be able to delete the file unless that user is logged in for the
Thanks! Mine are now in XP Pro NTFS. This problem is still unresolved for me.