Q. I tried to delete a file I don’t want, and it takes forever to delete. And when ever I tried to cancel it, it takes a long time canceling it too.
*Modified title for accuracy*
*Original title: How do I force delete an file on windows 10*
I use Powershell.
Give it a try and see if it works for you.
Go to search and type Powershell and then right click it and select run as administrator.
Command i use to remove a file say from my documents folder is this..
Remove-Item –path c:\users\sarah\documents\myfile.txt – force