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trying to remove folders from old windows install

  1. #11


    Posts : 9
    win8


    this doesn't do anything.

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  2. #12


    Posts : 1
    windows 8


    take the ownership of that folder the try to delete it
    here is a how to (just googled it for you): Take Ownership of file - Vista Forums

    or you can right click on folder and press take ownership

    http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...-shortcut.html
    Last edited by Brink; 09 Nov 2011 at 01:16. Reason: replaced links with our links for the same thing
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  3. #13


    Posts : 1
    win8 & win7 & macOS mtn lion


    Clean Up System Files (suboption remove old installations) WORKS!!
    thank you :-)
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