unable to delete files in windows XP Home edition

By bill sell
Feb 25, 2005
  1. When I try to delete a file I get an error code "cannot create file or directory" -- which is odd because I am trying to delete. Also, I can create files or directories whenever I wish to. Why do i get that error code? How do I get rid of it.
  2. danezal

    danezal TS Rookie

    try ms-dos mode

    see if you can boot to dos mode and go to the directory where the file resides and then try to delete it
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