Having experience cannot delete files on Windows? Yeah! That’s really annoying when you try to delete a file that won’t be deleted. Th
My self, also have experienced a few times with this issue. Windows keep saying that file cannot be
You know that sometimes computers become weird. It can be caused by anything, like you accidentally modify the file using the
By the way, is not caused by a virus. Because the Anti Virus or Windows Defender don’t warn you that the file was infected by a virus. And don’t warn you that the files
While you have tried many different technical methods to fix it. From using CMD, try to delete the files while in Safe Mode, change the permissions on the file,
But don’t worry guys! here I found simple tricks on how to delete files that cannot
Ok, here’s how to solve ‘Cannot delete files’ on Windows!
How to delete files that cannot be delete
Ya! I know! just like I’ve said before, it’s weird but it works. Using WinRAR software. If you already having Winrar installed on your PC then great. But if don’t have the app installed on your computer you can download WinRAR software here: https://www.win-rar.com/download.html?&L=0
If you are running a
Delete Files that cannot be delete using WINRAR
Once you are
Let everything by its default except in General tab > Archiving option. Check for ‘Delete files after archiving‘ and click OK. See the screenshot.
Depend on the size of the files that cannot be delete, on your Windows computer. But if the size of that “annoying files” is small in size, then the process should be done in a second by WinRAR.
And VOILA! the only thing you need to do next is just to remove the archived file into Windows Recycle Bin and then Empty the Bin. Now you can say goodbye to th annoying files that cannot be deleted.
Conclusion & note
Okay, guys! hope this simple trick can solve your problem with the files that cannot be deleted on Windows PC. I found this “weird” simple trick is work for me, so I hope it works for you too.