None of the above worked directly, but a variation/combination of posts led me to try this, which worked:1. I can't even get to that. Now you can delete the folder without problems. crinky February 5. 2009 18:31 Not working for me: On my Win Server 2000 When I try:D :\data\Scanner\scan>del "ADVISORY SERVICES" I getCould Not Find D:\data\Scanner\scan\ADVISORY SERVICESTried the unlocker it gets message
Now all that is left is the first directory C:\1\2\Favorites\Wien\What To Do.. (yes I tried endlessly with multiple combinations of the above solution ;) windows-xp ntfs delete share|improve this question edited kkw July 26. 2009 15:04 My only additional suggestion is that you go to Properties to make sure you have the exact file name. GaGirrl October 6. 2008 21:40 Hi... The case does not seem to be well-researched, but there is at least one working solution.
THESE ARE VITAL TO MAKING THIS WORK. Now, if i can just get symantec to stop puking liveupdate files into the nprotect folder every six minutes.Awesome solution .. Thank you so much :) Evan April 19. 2009 14:04 Worked like a charm - thanks! 80sBoy April 20. 2009 07:49 Big thanks ZoRo May 8. 2009 16:27 this just saved Computer tips in your inbox Sign up for the Windows Guides newsletter to get PC tips and access to free Windows books (More details)Enter your email address: Popular GuidesSee which sites
Login to post comments Good solution Thu, 2008-05-22 18:55 by admin Thanks for this solution, which is essentially method 12 above, using a bootable Ubuntu CD. (Ubuntu is a popular Linux i tried using ur suggestion but itsnot happening .... :(the file names r strange like "*", "STX"C:\MetaStock Data\april\ pls help piyush April 29. 2009 07:30 Thank you! There is a down-loadable 695 MB operating system.It enabled the deletion of folders, which previously could not be removed in the Windows operating system, WinXPPro. Could Not Find This Item Windows 10 Even when you know for a fact that it's not in use ?
FYI, I'm running v.9 of Cobian Backup. as im about to litterlaly chuck this pc out the dam window. When I select the Security tab it has a message that says "The requested security information is either unavailable or can't be displayed." Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top Alec August 1. 2009 21:56 Thanks a lot.
In my case the last character in the name appeared to be a space. Can't Delete Folder Windows 10 Could Not Find This Item How-To Geek Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and By the way, I still have my MS-DOS 5 manual. That was driving me crazy.
I had to look through the comments again to realize my annoying file had a SPACE at the end and not a dot. Verify the item's location and try again. Item Not Found This Is No Longer Located In Are you using some future version of windows as an example here??? Item Not Found Windows 10 If you're referencing the file with a path i.e.
You have to use both commands, one with /a:s and the other with /a:h, otherwise you will not delete files that have only one of the two attributes. I used 1.6.0_11 (change this as needed) I put my work files in C:/JavaStuff/DeleteTree, so all the instructions here assume you will do the same. The folders have probably been moved from another computer, hence the strange owner, whose common name is not known on this computer. Yes, it worked on my (Win XP NTFS) system. Could Not Find This Item Windows 8
If/when it works you get no response but typing "attrib *.*" will show that the file has gone. Sign in to report inappropriate content. But both paths have to be local. File deleted successfully RP May 12. 2009 17:31 Thank you.
where the hell are you seeing these options? Could Not Find This Item This Is No Longer Located Windows 10 Login to post comments Glad it helped Thu, 2008-05-01 10:16 by admin Isn't it strange that the operating system refuses to obey its master's command? I was getting so pissed off with these Mac folders on my WinXP machine!
Note: Windows 7's version of this message is something like: Could not find this item: This is no longer located in C:\Blah. There are 3 folders on the old drive i want to delete and send to the bottomless pits of hell.. command prompt lists it's directory like soc:\documents and settings\eric>you must remember to use the command cd\ firsteg. Delete Invalid File in my caseD:\websites\Hub>rd imagegalleryAccess is denied.D:\websites\Hub>rd /s "\\?\d:\websites\hub\imagegallery"\\?\d:\websites\hub\imagegallery, Are you sure (Y/N)?
And that problem can be solved quite easily by renaming a folder. Re: Can't delete or move PDF The Wise Apr 29, 2015 9:49 AM (in response to gizmorph) Hi Gizmorph, I came across the same problem and came to a similar solution deleteIt worked for me 1 person found this helpful Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 33. In this path, the total character count is over 255 characters.
Loading... Critically: This may include an extension, e.g. "ABDCEF~1.XYZ". The drive is ~2 years old and I'd rather not have to re-install again. When I rebooted the file was still there, so I tried telling it to move and rename the file.
Edward August 14. 2008 23:06 doesn't work with Win XP SP3 Jason October 30. 2008 08:58 Thanks a lot, it worked a treat on a stubborn folder with a space at Like this: CD\testfolderTo make sure you are in the correct folder you can type: DIR. There I verified that I was the owner of the top level directory. Finally I right clicked the file and chose Permanently Shred with AVG and it worked!
Safe mode Boot into safe mode and try to delete the file or folder there. This procedure can be used to delete the System Volume Information folders that Windows creates automatically. Try MoveOnBoot: http://www.softpedia.com/get/S.....Boot.shtml Install it, When that's done navigate to the rogue file and right-click on it and select 'Delete file(s) on next boot' from the menu. Now you can delete, move, or do whatever you please with no permissions, or ownership issues.
You'll boot into a Windows like enviroment. I used third party things, like File Unlocker.. up vote 28 down vote favorite 11 I have a backup copy of a previous Windows' Documents and Settings folder which only contains my original user and within 2 more directories: Since it is windows, it will enforce file permissions.
This worked great at first, but I'm still having the same issue with hidden resource fork files that are created by Macs, for example it shows up in Win as "._filename