Windows 10: Can't delete favorites folder in ie 11

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  1.    24 Dec 2016 #11

    Tried it, does not work either: c:\users\hewjr\favorites del Links prompts with y or n, I select y, but when I open ie 11 it's still there.

    Henry
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  2.    24 Dec 2016 #12

    Here is the output:

    C:\>cd usersC:\Users>
    cd hewjr
    C:\Users\Hewjr>
    cd favoritesC:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites>
    dir/w
    Volume in drive C has no label. Volume Serial Number is 92CB-C934 Directory of
    C:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites
    [.] [..] [Links]
    0 File(s) 0 bytes 3 Dir(s)
    532,471,422,976 bytes free
    C:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites>del *.*
    C:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites\*.*
    Are you sure (Y/N)?
    y
    C:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites>dir/w Volume in drive C has no label.
    Volume Serial Number is 92CB-C934
    Directory of C:\Users\Hewjr\Favorites
    [.] [..] [Links] 0 File(s) 0 bytes 3 Dir(s) 532,471,422,976 bytes free

    Henry
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    24 Dec 2016 #13

    MoxeiMomma, just want it out of there, not using ie11 anyway, but it irks me that I cannot delete it.

    Henry
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    24 Dec 2016 #14

    MoxieMomma, just want to get rid of it, not usingie11 anyway, but it irks me that I cannot delete it.

    Henry
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 
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