Deleting a Corrupted File on an External HD Tags: Drivers Error Message HD Windows 7 Last response: December 9, 2012 10:13 AM in Windows 7 Share freddysvd December 9, 2012 9:53:02 AM I cannot delete files. Error message comes saying that files are corrupt. How to empty my external hard disk? I don't want to save the files. More about : deleting corrupted file external noidea_77 a b \ Driver a b $ Windows 7 December 9, 2012 10:13:10 AM Right click on the drive in explorer, goto properties / tools and run the error check with automatic correction. Your hdd might report physical problem, like lost sectors. Don't use it for important files in this case. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDeleting a Corrupted File on an External HD ForumDeleting a Corrupted File on an External HD ForumDeleting a Corrupted File on an External HD ForumDeleting corrupted files ForumHow to recover files from corrupted external HD ForumWd external hard drive the file or directory is corrupted and unreadable ForumHow to fix corrupted files in external hard drive ForumHow to recover a deleted file off an external HDD? ForumHow to recover data on a external drive after deleting partition ForumDeleting corrupted text files ForumDeleting and editing files and folders on external usb HD ForumHow to repair corrupted external hard disk ForumFile or directory is corrupted or unreadable Forumcorrupted files won't delete... taking up a lot of HD ForumUSB external hard drive file transfer problems! ForumH:/is not accessible the file or directory corrupted or unreadable ForumWhy did Bill Gates invent Windows? ForumFree download instaletion file of 4tech web cam ForumXinpu1_3 dll is missing how to recover this file ForumSearching for file but forgotten its name More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !