1. S

    I downloaded windows 95 on my windows 10 computer

    Hello. I downloaded this file from this link (yes i know that it was a horrible idea)^ and now I have a bunch of really old files. They created some sort of a disc (pic related) and I can't delete it. What should...
  2. R

    Deleted word document (moved from Windows 8 forum)

    While writing my book, i deleted the wrong file, long atore short i deleted the most recent version of my book i lost over 50 pages. About ready to accept it as a total loss just thought i would try one last option, is it possible to recover? Its not in my recycle bin i already tried :/
  3. R

    Solved You need permission to make changes

    I suspect that I may have malware on my Windows 10 computer. I use Norton and I updated the definitions and then ran a full system scan, which reported zero “security risks detected”. Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit Processor...
  4. H

    Which Files to delete (excluding system files)

    Hello, I have a few work computers that appear to have taken up a lot of space. However, not a vast amount of personal/user created files/folders or deletable temporary files. And also the apps and games (however, some are required to work some other applications). But, the vast majority seems...
  5. A

    Encryption and Secure Deletion

    Hello! I was hoping to get some pointers on how to build my own encryption software that would also be able to securely delete the encrypted file if the password was entered wrong. I want to use 256 aes or similar encryption and possibly a 25 or more overwrite deletion. Long story short I'm...
  6. D

    Delete my account

    Delete my account and posts in this forum
  7. T

    Google app clinging to my history no matter what

    I have young kids, so I don't want them to see every place I go. Yet when I open the Google app on my Samsung S4 and start to type something, anything, a dropdown appeared showing a history of several sites. Even when I held down on each one and selected "Delete" (it was in red for some reason)...
  8. Robert the Bruce

    Delete Please

    How do I get rid of (delete) the Gary Numan stuff as seen in the screenshot ?
  9. C

    My exe files delete themselves

    Okay so im going back to 2014 and play five nights at freddys, just to bring back some memories. But it the .exe file that runs the program deletes themselves just after a few minutes of running them, I looked up everything i can but now i have the time to ask for help, i have messed around with...
  10. A

    Solved uninstall zip application that has made itself the default

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-5020U CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 61 Stepping 4 Processor Count: 4 RAM: 8097 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500, 1024 Mb Hard Drives: C: 419 GB...
  11. S

    MorphVOX - Voice changed after uninstall

    Greetings, I've been searching through the internet as much as I was able to, now my nerves are blank and I gave up on hope. Yesterday I installed "MorphVOX" to edit my voice into a monsters one - for records playing Evolve 2 - but it didn't work as I expected it to do, so I simply uninstalled...
  12. D

    Cannot delete game folder no matter what i try

    You need permission from msi\User to delete this folder. I am the admin acount I have full permissions Every possible access listed has full permissions I made an access called "Everyone" gave it full permissions I've restarted Its invincible. i cannot delete this file. no one can. i think...
  13. AndyWTC

    VSS Shadow Copy not deleting oldest copy when drive is full

    Hi All, OS: Windows Server 2012 R2 VSS Shadow Copy is not automatically deleting oldest shadow copy from X: when the drive is full. Backup fails due to full drive. Snap shots included:
  14. feebsh

    In Progress How to remove amazon assistant aa.hta?

    For a while i've noticed that i had a program installed (amazon assistant), but i couldn't seem to remove it. I didn't notice any real problems, but since today something keeps popping up called amazon assistant/aa.hta I tried to use IObit uninstaller to delete the program and it says it has...
  15. B

    Trouble deleting folders

    I'm occasionally having issues deleting folders. Often times I try to delete a folder and it asks for admin permission, which I give, but then I get this message.. "You need permission to perform this action You require permission from DESKTOP-OFGJMC1\steve to make changes to this folder"...
  16. M

    New Delete key and Num period always active

    Not sure if this is the right board, but I'm having a problem where my delete key is apparently always pressed. Whenever I select any text, it deletes anything after the cursor, or if I click an icon either on my desktop, in a folder, or in the start menu, it spams the delete file prompt. I'm...
  17. Jitraa

    Cortana - Will deleting the Cortana file harm my laptop?

    First, I'd like to point out that I found and read this thread that, in the last post, tells me how to disable Cortana. But for me, that is not enough. I want her file gone completely. I opened the file location and moved Cortana's file onto my desktop. I've yet to...
  18. T

    Clearing space of my laptop/tablet

    Hello there! I have a Toshiba laptop/tablet that runs on Windows, and it's running out of memory space. I'm down to 355 MB of 20.6 GB. I deleted a few things, but they were small and didn't really make a dent. I really don't know anything about this - can anyone out there tell me what kinds of...
  19. somhrsh

    how to force delete a file which is running?

    i downloaded a file by mistake and now i cannot delete it, whenever i try i says its running but when i check task manager there is nothing like it.
  20. Theblade00

    Can't delete a 44gb file.

    So I'm new and slightly uncertain where to post this but anyway, here I go. I decided to start making gaming youtube videos and so I was going to make an introduction with some battlefront footage in the background. I recorded for about 10 mins with fraps that created a 44gb video. I could not...