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Those guys RULE! Bill January 27. 2009 12:33 I have a Firefox bookmark folder named "Car..", which when imported into IE8 becomes "Car."! Sagar_Chandorkar, Sep 29, 2011 #1 Sponsor TheShooter93 Cody Malware Specialist Joined: Jul 9, 2008 Messages: 11,165 Download and install Unlocker. Windows7Forums 1,254,556 views 5:39 Tutorial Cannot delete file: Cannot read from the source file or disk EASY WAY - Duration: 2:21.

Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Finally I got rid of those stupid files on my desktop..Thanks VERY much Duncan.. Just want you to know that I´m really , really grateful and thank you once again. There may be some hacker potential for this method of creating (practically) undeletable files.

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The file location is: C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Desktop\Maddie BailisIt's driving me nuts! So to all of you out there that may not be getting this done with the dot, try a space.Thanks again! Many thanks !!! BEST TRICK - Duration: 7:46.

You're a genius. :) David September 14. 2009 20:31 This worked like a charm! I used, Chkdsk, Moveonboot and unlocker but they did not help me. But it started in C:\WINDOWS\Local >Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5, when a tried to defrag, with the same defrag problem. Can T Read From The Source File Or Disk Windows 10 Keksich July 1. 2009 09:04 Unlocker doesn't help either.

COBIAN BACKUP to the rescue! Cannot Delete File Cannot Read From The Source File Or Disk Server 2003 Kushagra Udai March 14. 2009 12:13 This works wonderfully.For those havin' trouble typing in the path, click and drag the file name into cmd eg: del "\\?\click and drag the name File deleted successfully RP May 12. 2009 17:31 Thank you. Once I deleted the subfolders and all that was left was c:\myfiles\badfolder, the suggesions that Ben had worked.4.

Jatin November 8. 2009 06:28 This is great. Download Unlocker I tried ChckDisc but it came up clean and the folder wouldn´t budge. It did appear to have a trailing space in the name. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Cannot Delete File Cannot Read From The Source File Or Disk Server 2003

Eric Moran December 30. 2008 12:20 If you want the simplest way to delete this type of file, download Unlocker- within a matter of seconds and deleted 3 files off

The file was on a file share which had been accessed by a Mac user. Cannot Read From The Source File Or Disk Windows 7 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. Can't Read From The Source File Or Disk Dvd Verify the item's location and try again.

thnks! this contact form To solve this I changed the attributes of the file to "Hidden" then hit F5 to refresh the page and all of a sudden I could delete it. bibie May 5. 2009 19:12 Fan-bloomin'-tastic!!Thanks a million, worked a dream... That seems to cause problems with windows, as I can delete one of those files, but if I try to delete the other (or access it) it says the location on Cnet Unlocker

Loading... Also for the trick;-) Alex March 19. 2009 00:45 Thanks for all your input. THANK YOU! Duncan Smart February 10. 2010 19:43 Thanks for your pleasurably eloquent comment :-) Duncan Smart February 12. 2010 07:26 I had a file named "gp." on my desktop.

i've been trying to delete a file for two weeks but now it's gone. Unstoppable Copier at the end no spaces. Any suggestions?

So if you can't get it to work make sure you add quotes around the file path (i.e.

  • Try renaming the file and then deleting, normally or through Command.
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Jatin June 21. 2009 01:22 Worked like a charm, thanks! Sagar_Chandorkar, Oct 1, 2011 #5 TheShooter93 Cody Malware Specialist Joined: Jul 9, 2008 Messages: 11,165 Do you have your Windows CD handy? I have performed following troubleshooting steps 1) CHKDSK on my C: drive, but no luck. 2) Windows repair 'chkdsk /r' but file still exists. Unlocker Windows 7 Proffitt Forum moderator / July 7, 2004 12:04 PM PDT In reply to: Re: It's Spyware.

ren [your 8 bit filename] to something like "temp"4. So at a command prompt (Start > All Programs > Accessories > Command Prompt) I was able to delete the file using: del "\\?\C:\Temp\Stuff\Sales Agreement." Note: On Windows 7 it seems Thanks so much! I'm trying to delete the following filename "The Gate dvdrip(ironeddie)Divx[1].avi."Here's what I've done in Command Prompt so far.Directory of C:\Documents and Settings\Desktop\Maps10/06/2008 04:37 PM .10/06/2008 04:37 PM ..THEGAT~1 The Gate dvdrip(ironeddie)Divx[1].avi.09/22/2007

Bgr June 24. 2009 08:04 THANKS A TON.I broke my head for several days on this. NORI333 65,820 views 5:11 Solved Can Not Delete File Can Not Read From The Source File or Disk ? - Duration: 4:41. dir /x/a to get the 8 character name of the offending folder3. Until I got to you!

Thanks again vasssos July 25. 2008 03:46 Thank you. Loading... You can use Unlocker a free software to use these files. THIS WAS DRIVING ME CRAZY!

Make Knowledge Free 21,554 views 8:36 Item Not Found - Tutorial on How to Delete A File That Could Not Be Found [Solved] - Duration: 4:08. The link for this file is: to the file right click with the mouse and select unlocker it will ask what do you want to do with this file, then All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Thanks Sagar...

Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and It's been bothering me for a few weeks and it's been a VERY long time since I've had to use a DOS command line! howtovideocaster 11,061 views 4:41 How To Delete A Folder That Won't Delete [SOLVED] Windows 7/8/10 - Duration: 2:23.

Santiago December 2. 2008 22:44 You rock, thanks for the help with this. 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 I lost sleep for 1 day due to this "cannot read from the source file or disk" error. Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

When I emptied the folder it gave me the error message "Cannot Delete File: Cannot read from Source File or Disk".It also will not let me rename the file or do I've tried a program called KillBox but even that can't do it. THANK YOU!!