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I have installed a Maxtor OneTouch 4 Plus external hard drive.
After copying the files to the hard drive, I am unable to delete the files from the C drive. I need permission. This is my home computer and I have administration rights. My computer has Windows Vista installed.
How do I complete the transfer of the files and the removal from the C Drive?
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I'm not overly familiar with Vista yet, but I believe that you will have to delete these as administrator. Use the Vista help menu, you'll find it there. If it's a program file you will need to uninstall, versus delete, from the add/remove programs in the control panel.

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