Why are files write protected Tags: Security Windows XP Last response: October 11, 2011 10:23 PM in Windows XP Share tony1947 October 11, 2011 8:04:42 PM we believe that write protected files are corrupting this computor, should I delete them and how do I delete the files More about : files write protected mrmaia October 11, 2011 8:14:08 PM In no way you can blame files to be corrupting the system for being read-only alone. If your computer is suffering from data corrupting, try scanning for viruses, for disk errors (namely, run scandisk) and even replace your hard disk if needed. If you are really sure you want to delete the files, you can use applications such as Killbox. SR-71 Blackbird a b 8 Security October 11, 2011 10:23:08 PM * Unlocker http://www.filehippo.com/download_unlocker/ Works well also ^ Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why new sandisk micro sdhc 8gb card shows write protected Forum How to delete files from a write-protected disk Forum Why is my drive write protected in windows 7 and not in xp? Forum Write protected files ? Forum writing to write-protected usb key/thumb drive Forum Access denied Disk may be write protected or file in use Forum SD Card Reader says the card is write-protected Forum My usb is write protected how to remove Forum Verbatim HC-MicroSd class4 write protected Forum Why disk is write protected . every flash drive I put in says write protected now Forum "Make sure disk is not full or write-protected " error???? Forum FLASH DRIVE WRITE PROTECTED Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum Disc is write protected. what does this mean? Forum [Solved] Why does chkdsk cancels itself Forum Why is the hard drive making a clicking noise when typing Forum [Solved] Why is windows sleep button not functional Forum How to find widows old files Forum Write protected files Forum Write protect Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !