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Emptying Trash Problem with external drive

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I am trying to delete a folder that is in my trash, it only contains two pages documents. When i try to securly empty the trash, i get this message: "The operation can’t be completed because you don’t have permission to access some of the items."

 

However, when i disconnect my external drive (From which the files orgininated) the trash becomes empty instantly. How do i fix this?!?!!?

iPad (3rd gen) Wi-Fi, Mac OS X (10.7.4)

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