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Thread: Help Cant Delete

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    Monkeee's Avatar Post Whore
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    well i downloaded an exe and it was a fake and it wasen't a virus but it keep saying its in use so i cant delete it and i looked in the task manager and its not there is there a program that like makes it not in use?

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    Ad-Aware, spybot etc.

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    Originally posted by AndrewBarker@3 December 2003 - 03:39
    Ad-Aware, spybot etc.
    what are you talking about.......

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    try ending all programs except for the bare essentials

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    Theres something screwy that causes this, ive had it alot of times... There were some tips like open a program with the same extension (doesnt apply proly) or restart if u can.. Ill see if i can find i t, think it was in the forums

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    uhh i dont want..... i remember there's a program that free ups the program that you want

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    did you try deleting it in command prompt?

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    del "c:\file.exe"

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    alright, this might actually work. it deletes the file when you boot up next:

    MoveOnBoot

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    i have to do the whole damn reboot.... damn.......

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    Restart MS Dos mode find and delete the irritating file.

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