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Deleted Back up Plan

I deleted a previous Back up plan directly at the HD (without using the "FreeAgents Tools" - I did it thtrough the Windows Explorer (Windows XP). Winodws Explorer shows I have tons of space in the external drive, but when I try to copy my files to the HD, FreeAgent Tools shows my previous back up plan is still there and there's not enough space in the folder.
I also tried formatting the disk but Windows doesn't let me - it gives me a message saying there are other programs accessing the disk (although I closed all other softwares (including the ones running in the background). What do I do?

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Try to defrag the disk.

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