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Unable to delete leftover files from an uninstalled program

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Jun 8, 2013 12:41 AM

Hi All,

 

I am having an issue with deleting, some leftover files from an uninstalled program.

 

I am using a Mac Book Pro, Lion OS X, Version 10.8.3

 

When I tried to delete the files (which was not deleted along with the program) noting would happen, I can’t even drag and drop those files. 

 

Only when I double click on the files, a pop-up appears stating that: The alias “file name” can’t be opened because the original item can’t be found.

 

I have tried a few methods like “repair disk” from disk utility but still it can’t be moved or deleted.

 

I hope someone could help me with this issue.

 

Thank you, Guys

 

Regards

Mac Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3)

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