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Old September 16th, 2005, 04:52 AM
Mr. K Mr. K is offline
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Question Help with shortcut deletion

I Have WinXP and on my desktop i have discovered a shortcut (it ends in .exe) that I dont want and it doesnt work I want to delete it but it keeps telling me that it is being used by another person or program
Can anyone tell me how to get rid of it?
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Old September 16th, 2005, 06:28 AM
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Is it that the program is uninstalled and this icon still remains? Have you tried booting into safe mode and deleting it?
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Old September 16th, 2005, 12:45 PM
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If it is just a stubborn shortcut then try deleting it with Killbox

You may want to run spyware and virus scans just in case
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