deleteing a file/folder

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    deleteing a file/folder

    Is there a way to delete files/folder? I just want to be pointed in the rihgt direction to a tut or something.

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    Ok but what if I want to delete a folder that is not empty. It says the folder must be empty. That's pretty useles to me.

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    You then delete the files in the folder first
    And jverkoey was so smart posting 2 links
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    Sorry my computer ins't letting me edit some reason. But I didn't see the delete link or something, not enof sleep last night.

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    Hehe okey
    But well that's how you could do it
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    Yes it much easier then deleteing keys in the registry.

    Thanks everyone!

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    Yes very much, I certainly didn't hope you were going to do that
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    I'm doing both, LOL. Well eventauly...

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    Why both?? Shouldn't it be enough just to delete the files from the folder and then delete the folder??
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    Not nearrly enof for a computer cleaner. Don't worry only for my personal use...at first.

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    Hehe okey... Sounds like a good idea No Offence
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    Lol only good idea if I can do it.... and if I get dev-C++ 4.9.9.0 working

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    Yeah, you got that right...
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