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unable to empty secure trash

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Dec 3, 2012 7:46 AM

I'm no longer able to empty my trash.  It is set to "secure empty trash" and when I tell it to empty I get the message that there are some locked items in the trash and do I want to empty all the items or just the unlocked ones.  When I tell it to "remove all items" it tells me the operation can't be completed because I don't have permission to access some of the items.  HELP!!!!!

imac/mac book pro

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