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Are you holding Ctrl when you delete? If you move, even a small amount the files will
copy. Try selecting with Ctrl, right-click, click delete.
Mary Sauer MS MVP http://office.microsoft.com/ http://www.msauer.mvps.org/
"JD" <JD@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> when trying to delete unwanted pictures from my pictures folder the program
> recopies the files in the same folder and it just keeps increasing in size,
> deleted items are reappearing like a cancer.