Delete An "undeletable" File
Open a Command Prompt window and leave it open.
Close all open programs.
Click Start, Run and enter TASKMGR.EXE
Go to the Processes tab and End Process on Explorer.exe.
Leave Task Manager open.
Go back to the Command Prompt window and change to the directory the AVI
(or other undeletable file) is located in.
At the command prompt type DEL <filename> where <filename> is the file
you wish to delete.
Go back to Task Manager, click File, New Task and enter EXPLORER.EXE to
restart the GUI shell.
Close Task Manager.
Or you can try this
Click File>Save As..>
locate the folder where ur undeletable file is
Choose 'All files' from the file type box
click once on the file u wanna delete so its name appears in the
put a " at the start and end of the filename
(the filename should have the extension of the undeletable file so it
will overwrite it)
It should ask u to overwrite the existing file, choose yes and u can
delete it as normal
Here's a manual way of doing it. I'll take this off once you put into
your first post zain.
3. Type: command
4. To move into a directory type: cd c:\*** (The stars stand for your
5. If you cannot access the folder because it has spaces for example
Program Files or Kazaa Lite folder you have to do the following. instead
of typing in the full folder name only take the first 6 letters then put
a ~ and then 1 without spaces. Example: cd c:\progra~1\kazaal~1
6. Once your in the folder the non-deletable file it in type in dir - a
list will come up with everything inside.
7. Now to delete the file type in del ***.bmp, txt, jpg, avi, etc... And
if the file name has spaces you would use the special 1st 6 letters
followed by a ~ and a 1 rule. Example: if your file name was bad file.bmp
you would type once in the specific folder thorugh command, del
badfil~1.bmp and your file should be gone. Make sure to type in the