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File not deleting

Recently i copied a file from my portable harddrive to my computer, its a movie file. now when i try to delete, rename, check properties, the computer starts teh process and then the process crashes and stops responding.any ideas?

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Installation or uninstallation of an application or game fails and gives the following error code:

This issue is due to a previous installation not finishing properly



Solution 1. Rename the Installshield folder

Make sure you've enabled Show hidden files and folders.

Find and rename the Installshield folder:

Windows 32-bit: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Installshield

Windows 64-bit: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Installshield

If there is an Installshield file in the Common Files folder, rename that one also (e.g. to Installshield_OLD).



Solution 2. Remove all traces of previous uninstall

If renaming the Installshield folder had no effect, find and delete any traces of uninstalled applications.

Applications that can assist you are: Revo Uninstaller, Windows Installer Cleanup Utility , CCleaner.

Alternatively, do a manual clean-up:

Close all running programs. Then clear the Temp folder (found via input of %temp% in Start > Search or Start > Run).

Use the Windows registry editor to delete registry entries related to the program.

Restart the computer.


hope this helps

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All folders on usb flash memory card changed to be shortcuts , I can't display their contents directly , there is folder called recycler contain an index for the data inside my folders ... i want...


Hello there, sadly you have been attacked by a virus named - RECYCLER. This is a very common virus, I also had an encounter with it recently. What zou are going to do in order to delete is:

1.Look for all folders with shortcut arrow.
2.Right click then properties.
3. in the field TARGET delete everything before path to your usb (before eg. F:/Kobac usb).
4.Save settings. Open folder and copy it to harddrive
5. Do this for all folders.
6. When zou finish coping your data, format your USB.
7. To Format fo to My Computer, right click on USB and format.
8. Copy files from harddrive to your USB back
9. Enjoy!

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I cant remove the videos I recorded


1. You can't remove anything if the file is accessed by any program. Exit any program that may use the file, and try to delete it again.

2. Check if the videos are set to read-only. To do this, rightclick your video, and select properties.If read-only is ticked, untick it, and try to delete it again.

3. Try renaming your file and then deleting it.

4. Download moveonboot. With this, you can select the file to be deleted on boot-up.

I hope this solves your problem.

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Fixing a corrupted yahoo messenger.exe


·If you have a corrupt file in your Yahoo! Messenger directory.

To fix the problem, you must manually delete the "Messenger" directory on your C: drive (default), then reinstall the Yahoo! Messenger application.

All archives will be deleted if they are not copied. If you have a Flash drive copy it. If none, copy them like this:

CLOSE Yahoo! Messenger (if it is currently running).

Go to your Desktop and double-click "My Computer."

Select the "C:" drive.

Go to: C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\Profiles

Your "Profiles" folder contains your complete Message Archive. Copy it to the a different folder on your computer and RENAME IT AND save..

Now you can DELETE the Yahoo Messenger by deleting the directory:

CLOSE the Yahoo! Messenger application if you currently have it running. Make sure all instances of Internet Explorer are CLOSED.

Go to your desktop and double-click "My Computer."

Click the "C:" drive.

Go to C:\Program Files\Yahoo!

Highlight the Yahoo! Messenger folder and press the Delete key on your keyboard.

DEFRAG your computer files to remove those empty spaces resulting from the deletion.

TO INSTALL:

CLOSE all running applications EXCEPT for your Internet browser.

DISABLE YOUR ANTI VIRUS/ANTI SPY PROGRAM/S. Most times they interfere in the downloading/installation process.

Click the link below to download Yahoo Messenger

http://messenger.yahoo.com/webmessengerp…


Click the "Download Now" button.

Double-click the Yahoo Messenger executable once the download completes to begin the installation process.

COPY MESSAGE ARCHIVE

Go to your Desktop and double-click "My Computer."

Select the "C:" drive.

Go to: C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\Profiles

Drag/drop the copy of your Message Archive to the NEW Yahoo Messenger folder\Yahoo\Messenger\Profiles.

ENABLE YOUR ANTI VIRUS/ANTI SPY PROGRAM/S

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You do not have the Genuine Window with its License.. Either you are using a Duplicate copy which is illegal..

Please go to Microsoft website and subscribe your Edition now ASAP.

http://www.microsoft.com/Genuine/

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Plese make sure that your USB port is enabled in BIOS Mode,

if it is enabled make this steps....


Download USB Driver files....

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usbui.dll
usbccgp.sys
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So why you didn't format your system?!!
Make a backup from your files and then format your system and make a new partion for it and then install your OS.
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Hai,
U please try to rename the file. if its not working, reboot the system to safe mode and try to delete, u will succeed.
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This copy of Windows did not pass genuine validation


1)Safe Mode 
Reboot your computer and as soon as Windows logs off, start repeatively tapping the F8 Key on your keyboard.  • As soon as you see the Windows Advanced Startup options select Safe Mode within Safe Mode get yourself into these folders…  • C:\Windows\System32 (Rename wgatray.exe to wgatrayold.exe)  • C:\Windows\System32\dllcache (Rename wgatray.exe to wgatrayold.exe)  Note: Dllcache is a hidden folder, to view hidden folders do the following, go to Start, Control Panel, Folder Options,  Select the view Tab and under the Hidden Files option, select Show hidden files and folders 

2) Safe Mode Registry 
Click on Start, Run and within the open dialog box type regedit and click OK.  • Within the Registry Editor navigate your self to  HKEY_Local_Machine\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersi on\Winlogon\Notify\WGALOGON  • Right Click and Export the WGALOGON Folder (this should be saved onto your machine for backup purposes)  • After Exporting the folder, DELETE the WGALOGON folder  • After deleting close all applications and Restart your machine back to Normal Mode  After being prompt of a successful validation, Restart your Machine

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