How to Delete a Locked File?

Answer By default, the Windows operating system prevents the user from deleting files that are in use. While this is usually a helpful provision, if your computer has any unwanted "malware" you may encoun... Read More »

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How to Delete Locked Files on a Mac?

Some locked files just refuse to be emptied from "Trash" and deleted on Macs - and it's impossible to unlock them! These steps might help you to get round the problem.

How to Delete Locked Items on a Samsung F480 Phone?

If your Tocco is network locked to O2 or Vodafone and you wish to unlock it for use with a different provider, It can be unlocked by entering the following codes using the dialpad.

How to Delete Locked Folders Recycle Bin Command Prompt?

Occasionally, you may need to delete a file in a folder and Windows will not allow it. Instead, you get a message that tells you that Windows has locked the file. If you run into problems deleting ... Read More »

How to Recover a Locked Word File?

Microsoft Word comes with a host of mechanisms to protect your documents. Microsoft Office 2007 and 2010 use Advanced Encryption Standard (AES). What this means to you, as a user, is that if your W... Read More »