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#1 fer43

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Posted 26 March 2009 - 02:44 PM

I cant delete a file and the file is causing defrag problems, I already tried UNLOCKER with no result, I moved the file to the Quarantine folder, originally it was a hidden file from IE5. The file is causing defragment problems, with the message "disk defragmenter cannot continue prescan because there is a corruption in file c:\ Quarratine\ZYGR0UM2.
The folder ZYGR0UM2 has 2 files inside, can't see the attributes. One of the files appears with 4 kb but properties shows 0, there is no extension and the name is a little square ( no name, just the symbol of a square), the other file's name is "mzÉ" with 0 kb, no extension. Can't delete the files. I don't know where the file came from. But it started in C:\WINDOWS\Local
>Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5, when a tried to defrag, with the same defrag message. I was not able to find the file until I used killbox, but was not able to delete it.
What can I do? I already tried chsdsk /f, cleanning manager, etc. nothing worked.

Thanks for your help, in advance

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Posted 26 March 2009 - 07:02 PM

Have you tried deleting it in Safe Mode?
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Posted 26 March 2009 - 07:05 PM

Have you tried deleting it from the quarantine section of the program that quarantined it?




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