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cannot delete damaged downloaded program files

  1. #1


    acaldwell1958 Guest

    cannot delete damaged downloaded program files

    vista RC1, i cannot delete damaged downloaded program files, this one in
    particular, is an active X control.

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  2. #2


    Gary Mount Guest

    Re: cannot delete damaged downloaded program files

    Try changing the ownership or permissions of the file or folders. You will
    find the settings in the security tab of the properties for the file or
    folder. That is how I could delete old windows directories etc.

    "acaldwell1958" <acaldwell1958@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:499D0C1A-8BFE-4C22-AD83-65BD9E409511@microsoft.com...
    > vista RC1, i cannot delete damaged downloaded program files, this one in
    > particular, is an active X control.



      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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