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Can't delete empty folders?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by spacemonkey, Nov 27, 2004.

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  1. spacemonkey

    spacemonkey Thread Starter

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    Hi Guys,

    I'm really puzzled here so hope someone can help me. I have a load of empty folders that i want to delete, but I keep getting messages saying that I can't delete them as they are being used by another program.

    I have no programs open, I have gone through Windows Task Manager item by item and cannot find anything that would be using these empty folders and am at a loss as to how to delete them!

    Any help would be appreciated!
    Thanks in advance
    Tess
     
  2. buck52

    buck52 Banned

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    Have you tried it while in safe mode...

    XP Safe Mode

    buck
     
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