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Cannot delete file type files from my computer! Please help!

I have Windows XP SP3. I had the theme software WindowBlinds on my computer. Then after I uninstalled the software, some 25 50MB-files were left on my computer, and I couldn't remove them. Every time I try to delete them, I get the message: "Cannot delete file. Cannot read from the source file or disk." I had even tried to delete them using Safe Mode and the same thing happens. I had even scanned with an antivirus software and I get the message: "The filename, volume label, or label syntax is incorrect."

I had tried with all file shredders, and all antivirus programs.

Any ideas of how to delete those files.

Thank you.

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First, try a registry cleaner. After that, right click on the files and check properties. Uncheck read only.

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