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I was forwarding 1 file, when the mouse became a cross, instead of an arrow as normal case, so I can't close or delete or do anything else.

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Press your "control" "alt" and "delete key at the same time on your keyboard. control is the key that says "ctrl" on it on the bottom left side and "alt" is near it. When you press all three keys at the same time, you will see a prompt that asks if you want to open "windows task manager". choose "yes" or click on "windows task manager".

Click on the tab that says "applications" at the top. Then click on the file that was stuck during forwarding and then click the "end" box at the bottom. This will get rid of the problem. If you can't figure out how to get into the task manager, then just press the power button the pc and hold it in until it turns off all the way. That will also get rid of the file on the screen.

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When i try delete pictures by holding down ctrl key on laptop they suddenly copy instead of delete


for me this happens alot when I miss click im not sure on the correct key but if anything try just holding ctrl with one finger then click and delete one file to start to see if it still does it if not when moving the mouse you are hitting an extra key which makes it copy.

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Delete An "undeletable" File!


<p><b><u><span>Delete An "undeletable" File</SPAN></U></B><br> <p><b><span> </SPAN></B><br> <p><span>Open a Command Prompt window and leave it open.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Close all open programs.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Click Start, Run and enter TASKMGR.EXE</SPAN><br> <p><span>Go to the Processes tab and End Process on Explorer.exe.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Leave Task Manager open.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Go back to the Command Prompt window and change to the directory the AVI (or other undeletable file) is located in.</SPAN><br> <p><span>At the command prompt type DEL &lt;filename&gt; where &lt;filename&gt; is the file you wish to delete.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Go back to Task Manager, click File, New Task and enter EXPLORER.EXE to restart the GUI shell.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Close Task Manager.</SPAN><br> <p><span>Or you can try this</SPAN><br> <p><span>Open Notepad.exe</SPAN><br> <p><span>Click File&gt;Save As..&gt;</SPAN><br> <p><span>locate the folder where ur undeletable file is</SPAN><br> <p><span>Choose 'All files' from the file type box</SPAN><br> <p><span>click once on the file u wanna delete so its name appears in the 'filename' box</SPAN><br> <p><span>put a " at the start and end of the filename</SPAN><br> <p><span>(the filename should have the extension of the undeletable file so it will overwrite it)</SPAN><br> <p><span>click save,</SPAN><br> <p><span>It should ask u to overwrite the existing file, choose yes and u can delete it as normal</SPAN><br> <p><span>Here's a manual way of doing it. I'll take this off once you put into your first post zain.</SPAN><br> <p><span>1. Start</SPAN><br> <p><span>2. Run</SPAN><br> <p><span>3. Type: command</SPAN><br> <p><span>4. To move into a directory type: cd c:\*** (The stars stand for your folder)</SPAN><br> <p><span>5. If you cannot access the folder because it has spaces for example Program Files or Kazaa Lite folder you have to do the following. instead of typing in the full folder name only take the first 6 letters then put a ~ and then 1 without spaces. Example: cd c:\progra~1\kazaal~1</SPAN><br> <p><span>6. Once your in the folder the non-deletable file it in type in dir - a list will come up with everything inside.</SPAN><br> <p><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Tahoma','sans-serif'; FONT-SIZE: 10pt

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Delete an undeletable File


Open a command Prompt window and leave it open.
close all open programs.
click Start, Run and enter TASKMGR. EXE
Go to the Processes tab and End Process on Explorer. exe.
Leave Task Manager open.
Go back to the command Prompt window and change to the
directory the AVI ( or other undeletable file) is located
in.
At the command prompt type DEL <filename> where <filename>
is the file you wish to delete
Go back to Task Manager. click File, New Task and enter
EXPLORER.EXE to restart the GUI shell.
close Task Manager.

or you can try this

Open NOtepad.exe

click File>Save as..>

locate the folder where ur undeletable file is

choose "All files" from the file type box

click once on the file u wanna delete so its name appears
in the "filename" box

pur a " at the start and end of the filename
(the filename should have the extension of the undeletable
file so it will overwrite it)

click save,

It should ask u to overwrite the existing file, choose yes and u can delete it as normal

Here's a manual way of doing it. I'll take this off once you put into your first post zain.

1. Start
2. Run
3. Type: command
4. To move into a directory type: cd c:\*** (The stars stand for your folder)
5. If you cannot access the folder because it has to do the following. instead of typing in the full folder name only take the first 6 letters then put a ~ and then 1 without spaces.
Example: cd c:\progra~1\kazaal~1
6. Once your in the folder the non-deletable file it in type in dir - a list will come up with everything inside.
7. Now to delete the file type in del ***.bmp, txt,jpg,avi,etc... And if the file name has spaces ypu would use the specific folder throgh command, del badfil~1.bmp and your file should be gone. Make sure the type in the correct extension.

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Digital id gone after factory restore. I cannot forward emails with pictures.


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These commands are built-in. You do not have to add or program them.
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Faster
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Even i had the same problem and i could solve it.
Try this
1) Open a Command Prompt window and leave it open.
2) Then, Close all open programs.
3) Click Start, Run and enter TASKMGR.EXE
4) Go to the Processes tab and End Process on Explorer.exe.
5) Leave Task Manager open.
6) Go back to the Command Prompt window and change to the directory the AVI (or other undeletable file) is located in.
7) At the command prompt type DEL where is the file you wish to delete.
8) Go back to Task Manager, click File, New Task and enter EXPLORER.EXE to restart the GUI shell.
9) Close Task Manager.

Good luck!

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The more programs running on the background the more memory usage.

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