1.    20 Aug 2017 #1
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    Remove files and folders in File History backed to my external drive


    I am trying this as a normal delete and the system has said it will take more than one day. The files are from the time before a clean install and a defunct Windows account of a different name from the previous installation.

    Is there a speedier process without need for drastic measures like formatting, please?
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  2.    20 Aug 2017 #2
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    format is a few second away but you can try to bypass the recicle bin

    press shift + del after selecting the folder
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  3.    20 Aug 2017 #3
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    Thank you-kept in mind By chance found that VSRevo uninstaller can do it too.
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