deleting a bin file

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by EMPIRETANK, Apr 1, 2002.

  1. EMPIRETANK

    EMPIRETANK Guest

    i have a bin file on my desktop that i canot delete for some reason... i tried to find the program it might be used by in task manager but i cannot find anything. The error says it is being used by another person or another program but its definately not another person
     
  2. Pynapl

    Pynapl Guest

    did you try booting in safe mode, then deleting?
    also, update your virus defs and do a scan
     
  3. EMPIRETANK

    EMPIRETANK Guest

    thanks

    thanks for responding quickly... i havent tried booting in safe mode yet.. i wil... but why would my virus scan do anything? i know its not a virus
     
  4. AmarSingh

    AmarSingh Guest

    safe mode should do the trick. If you use nero, u should be able to use the file browser to locate the file and delete it from there too.