Windows 7 cant move or delete files on external drive Tags: Windows 7 External Drive USB Drive Last response: June 16, 2012 6:45 PM in Windows 7 Share CruzinCarl June 16, 2012 6:12:19 PM I have a 500gb segate usb drive. I can't move or delete any size file. What can I do. It use to work ok on same system. More about : windows move delete files external drive nhasian a b $ Windows 7 June 16, 2012 6:23:07 PM boot off of an Ubuntu or Fedora Live CD. see if you can move or delete files now. if that still fails you should reformat the drive. m 0 l Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 June 16, 2012 6:41:49 PM refer to this thread. u will get all ur solutions http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/forum2.php?config=tom... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 June 16, 2012 6:45:31 PM and also this thread. both r with almost similar issues http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/forum2.php?config=tom... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDeleted Windows 7 from external hard drive. Can I recover the files? Forum SolvedI've got a perfectly readable usb external drive. But suddenly I can't move, copy or rename the files. I get a frozen system Forum converted my internal drive to external but can't move files Forum I can't delete files on one drive - but I can copy/move th.. Forum Can't delete or rename files on external hard drive Forum SolvedWindows Easy Transfer from XP to Windows 7 Pro Using External Drive? I used XP and Easy Transfer to get files from old PC to Forum Can't delete, rename, move files, or anything Forum Recover deleted files from external hard drive after formatting from windows to mac Forum SolvedCan't install Windows 7 64bit in External hard drive. Forum I am using Windows 7 backup onto Seagate external drive. I don't see the files on the Seagate drive. Is it in a different fo Forum My windows 7 cant delete files from flash disc or format Forum Can't boot windows 7 from external disc drive. Forum SolvedHow to move files from SSD to HDD on windows 7? Forum SolvedWhat allows you to delete files from hard drive disk, but you can't from a cd/dvd? (read for more info) Forum Ask password to delete files on External Drive Forum can i safely delete backed up files on external hard drive? Forum WAN Miniport (IKEv2) Drive Dead - Windows 7 - Can't Delete Forum Cant move open or delete files access denied Forum SolvedCan't delete Hard drive partitions while in the middle of installing win 7 Forum Windows 7 does not find files on external drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !