Cannot delete file



News
07-10-2005, 01:42 AM
Help,

I cannot delete a file in XP pro that suddenly gives me "Cannot delete file:
file is being used by another person or program". Any help?

Shawn Cassidy
scass@gaugerite.com

River_Rat
07-10-2005, 01:42 AM
See:
http://aumha.org/a/stubborn.htm

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"News" <scass@gaugerite.com> wrote in message
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Help,

I cannot delete a file in XP pro that suddenly gives me "Cannot delete file:
file is being used by another person or program". Any help?

Shawn Cassidy
scass@gaugerite.com

Will Denny
07-10-2005, 01:42 AM
Hi

Please see the following link to Kelly's web site:

Line 39 - right hand side
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

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"News" <scass@gaugerite.com> wrote in message
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> Help,
>
> I cannot delete a file in XP pro that suddenly gives me "Cannot delete
> file: file is being used by another person or program". Any help?
>
> Shawn Cassidy
> scass@gaugerite.com
>

Ziza
07-10-2005, 01:42 AM
News wrote:
> Help,
>
> I cannot delete a file in XP pro that suddenly gives me "Cannot delete file:
> file is being used by another person or program". Any help?
>
> Shawn Cassidy
> scass@gaugerite.com
>
>
Well this file is used by some program and windows has "locked" it. You
should give more information (file name, location of file etc).


Cannot delete file