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  • toine
    Posts: 39
    Joined: Dec 19th, 2007, 06:21
    option to empty recycle bin doesn't work
    Hi, I want to erase my recycle bin, but i got soms protected file in there which i also want to delete. It tells me i have to hold option and click empty recycle bin, but it doesn't work. Also, how can I desactivate the safety for files for all of the files in the recycle bin? thx for the help
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  • Christian L
    Posts: 1413
    Joined: Aug 7th, 2006, 11:50
    Re: option to empty recycle bin doesn't work
    Hi Toine, Generally, the "option-trash" trick works fine.If t doesn't, you could unlock all files.To unlock a file, select it and choose File > Get Info and deselect the "Locked" checkbox. You could do this for every files, but this can be time consuming. You could also use any of these free utilities : Trash It! [url]http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/8214[/url] Super Empty Trash [url]http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/15919[/url] Tell me if you need further assistance. Christian
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