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Problems emptying trash

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Aug 23, 2013 2:05 PM

Hello. 

 

Trying to empty my trash (regular and secure) but keep getting the following message:

 

"The operation cannot be completed because you do not have sufficient provileges for some of the items."

 

I am logged on as the administrator.  Some of the folders that I want to delete are from external hard drives which are plugged in when trying to delete.  They are formatted as FAT25.

 

I read through some of the other discussions and none of them have solved my problem.  Any other suggestions?

 

Thanks.

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.5.8)

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