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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Jan 01, 2009
    Unhappy Can't empty Trash
    Hello Dear members,
    I am trying to empty my trash.
    It has 12 aliases with bizzare names as this one "2?>." that do not take any space but refuse to be deleted.

    When I delete the files disappear and reappear.

    I tried:
    1) Empty
    2) Secure Empty.
    3) Secure empty application which gives users/<username>/.Trash/* does not exist.
    4) rm -<flags> * in the Trash directory using the terminal
    5) Copying the files to the desktop (again disappear and reappear in the trash)

    Any ideas?

    Please Help!
    Many thanks

  2. #2

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    Member Since
    Jan 12, 2009
    Prague, Czech Republic
    2,4Ghz 15" unibody
    wow, that is strange, out of curiosity, try using a different account if it happens everywhere

    either way, think back to what you installed that might have cause problems

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