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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Deleting a Corrupted File on an External HD Forum Deleting a Corrupted File on an External HD Forum Deleting a Corrupted File on an External HD Forum How to recover files from corrupted external HD Forum Cannot Delete Folder or file on external Hard Drive, "file or directory is corrupt or unreadable" solution Deleting and editing files and folders on external usb HD Forum Solvedwhy does my external hard drive reports the error "G:\ is not accessible. The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable." solution corrupted files won't delete... taking up a lot of HD Forum SolvedExternal HD accessible, but data corrupted. solution external hard drive file directory corrupted unreadable solution Solvedi want to delete a corrupted media file solution My iomega external hard drive file structure corrupted Forum SolvedCant delete corrupted rar file plz help Forum external HD unrecognizable or corrupted passed long generic test solution External drive says "the file or directory is corrupted or unreadable" Forum External HDD Error: The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable. Forum Deleting corrupted files Forum Deleting corrupted text files Forum Unable to delete corrupted folder on 1 of my external hard drives. Hel Forum Deleting a corrupt file Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !