Unable to remove file

  collinsc 17:19 27 Aug 11

hi im having a laptop clean up, im trying to remove a t-mobile folder that i loaded 2yrs ago when using a usb 3tmobile dongle. it was not in the control panel 'uninstall list' so i located the folder right clicked and delteed, some of the files arent deleting, it says i need permission.

nb - im the administrator and only user of the laptop - so i should be signing in as administrator right..?


  collinsc 17:19 27 Aug 11


  rdave13 17:55 27 Aug 11

Try Unlocker

  collinsc 18:03 27 Aug 11

thanks, but reading the comments section on that link it is apparent that you are no longer able to download as there were errors with it.

  john bunyan 18:11 27 Aug 11

Try delete in safe mode, or drag and drop to recycle bin via desktop.

  sunnystaines 18:12 27 Aug 11
  collinsc 18:24 27 Aug 11

Thanks for tips. why i would not be able to remove files from my own laptop!? i dont get it!

  collinsc 18:25 27 Aug 11

drag to recycle worked!


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