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Cannot delete a file .....

Last response: in Windows 7
January 9, 2011 12:38:11 AM

I have a file in my downloads folder that i keep getting an error for....tells me "could not find this item..." etc.

here is a screen shot of the error

It is not a big problem but it really is driving me nuts!!! I have done a bit of research and tried various things but still cannot delete the file!

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a b $ Windows 7
January 9, 2011 12:56:20 AM

Hello sockpirate;
Can you rename the file? If so change the name and extension (somethings delete.txt for example).
January 9, 2011 1:44:18 AM

ugh lol right after i posted this i busted out command prompt and just deleted it that way. I should have done that first !
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a b $ Windows 7
January 9, 2011 1:45:28 AM

dos command prompt or worst case UBCD4WIN
a b $ Windows 7
January 9, 2011 2:07:43 AM

Sometimes old school skills come in handy, don't they?