Unlocking User Profile Folder Tags: Computers Windows XP Last response: October 12, 2008 6:29 PM in Windows XP Share MiSmitty October 12, 2008 2:28:37 PM I am trying to help a friend with her computer. The OS is XP home and a user profile folder is locked. The user is no longer with us and it is using over half the hard drive space. My question is; how can I unlock this folder and remove the files? More about : unlocking user profile folder | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous October 12, 2008 6:29:08 PM Boot into Safe mode and then http://support.microsoft.com/kb/810881/en-us Grumpy | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Unlocking User Profile Folder> Related ressources: ForumHow to restore user profile folder in windows 7 ForumUser Profile Corrupt, Lost My Documents Folder ForumUser profile folder on different drive ForumRename user profile folder ForumRestoring a user profile from a .bak folder . ForumUser Profile - Folder permissions ForumModifying Default User Profile , My Docs Folder has incorre.. Forummodify NTFS security on user profile folder ForumUser profile folder path ForumNeed to unlock user profile ForumAfter disabling hdd in device manager, cannot log into user profile ForumDeleted User Folder ForumCorrupt profile domain user account ForumAdmin account on Windows 7 says User Profile Service failed ForumWhat file does windows 7 use to store a user profile ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forumuser account screen ForumLost main profile, unable to see most of C:\ ForumWindows Folder Options ForumWindows User Password Forgotten More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !