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  1.    27 Sep 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2017
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro

    How can I delete this corrupted file?


    Hello Everyone!

    So today I was trying to rotate a picture in the Windows 10 "Pictures" app, and as weird as it sounds, it didn't rotate the picture. I closed the window, and that's when I discovered that the file became undeletable, and uneditable. It wasn't a virus (the picture was taken by me), so I looked to find a solution, with no success yet. I tried renaming, which would just crash Explorer, tried rotating, still nothing, and I tried to delete, with the result of nothing happening. Can you help me with this, please?
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  2.    27 Sep 2017 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,254
    Mac OS Sierra

    Do you have another copy? Have you tried booting into safe mode or use a Linux LIve DVD to see if you can remove it and fix any disk corruption?
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  3.    27 Sep 2017 #3
    Join Date : May 2016
    FL, USA
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    Windows 10-Pro 64bit

    Unlocker will delete it.
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  4.    27 Sep 2017 #4
    Join Date : Feb 2017
    Home
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    Windows 10 Home x64, V1709 (16299.64)

    Worth a check to see if your "Pictures" app doesn't have it still open.
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  5.    27 Sep 2017 #5
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    Trnava
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    Windows 10.4 Home 1709 x64
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  6.    27 Sep 2017 #6
    Join Date : Feb 2017
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    Windows 10 Home x64, V1709 (16299.64)

    Hey @TairikuOkami, thanks. I just learned something.
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  7.    28 Sep 2017 #7
    Join Date : Jul 2017
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for everyone's help, but somehow I managed to delete it by just starting the PC, and instantly trying to delete it, and it worked (idk how). I tried restarting and deleting before, but it didn't work. My PC is acting so weird :/
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  8.    28 Sep 2017 #8
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
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    Mac OS Sierra

    Itunes and iCloud tend to be a bit wonky when you have photos being uploaded to iCloud and downloading to your cmoputer.
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  9.    28 Sep 2017 #9
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    I don't use iCloud (since I'm an Android user), but I do use iTunes though for accessing the Store. Maybe that was the issue? We'll never know.
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  10.    28 Sep 2017 #10
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
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    Quote Originally Posted by DJBenLord View Post
    I don't use iCloud (since I'm an Android user), but I do use iTunes though for accessing the Store. Maybe that was the issue? We'll never know.
    It should not. There is a iTunes music service and you can use Google Music to upload your purchased songs and albums for you to use on the device.

    I tried out the Pixel for about a week and I will say that Android OS does not work through Bluetooth.
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