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Cannot delete file? Cant delete file? Cannot Delete File Fixer tool deletes/unlocks, copies/renames long path files/folders



Trying different file managers to resolve "Cannot Delete File", "Cant delete file" errors without any success? Cannot Delete File Fixer can!


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Do you have error messages?, like :
  • Path too long.
  • Error cannot delete file: cannot read from source file or disk
  • Cannot delete file: Access is denied
  • There has been a sharing violation.
  • Cannot delete file or folder The file name you specified is not valid or too long. Specify a different file name.
  • The source or destination file may be in use.
  • The file is in use by another program or user.
  • Error Deleting File or Folder
  • Make sure the disk is not full or write-protected and that the file is not currently in use.
  • Error Copying File or Folder.
  • Cannot remove folder.
  • The filename or extension is too long.
  • Path too deep.
  • Could not find this item.
  • Filename is not valid.
  • The file could not be accessed.
  • The path you entered, is too long. Enter a shorter path.
  • File Name could not be found. Check the spelling of the filename, and verify that the file location is correct.

If yes, our progam will be helpful for you. Fix cannot delete file, cannot delete directory name too long problems forever.


Windows Explorer/FAR would fail to copy/delete/rename any pathname longer than 256 characters( cannot delete file error ). Our program LONG PATH Tool can handle pathnames of any length, up to the internal Windows limit of 32,000 characters.

  • Delete undeletable files
  • Delete system locked files
  • Can delete files even from mapped network folders
  • Can list files and paths which have file path more than 200 characters long.
  • Close application that uses the file
  • Unload locking process
  • Cannot delete file
  • Cannot delete folder
  • file name is not valid
  • Force Closing File Handles
  • Force Closing Library Handles
  • Termination of Protected Processes
  • Rename, delete any locked file or folder at the next system restart
  • Copy and delete files and folders
  • Omits file name you specified is not valid or too long
  • Easy-to-use concept. This small and compact LONG PATH Tool is designed to provide nice, simple interface and a solid amount of options.
  • Fast speed of long path folder/files search.
  • No special system requirements. LONG PATH Tool works on any Windows version (NT/2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7).
  • LIFETIME updates FOR FREE


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If you have any questions regarding the product, purchasing, licenses etc, please don't hesitate to contact us at support@longpathtool.com.

If you have any questions regarding the product, purchasing, licenses etc, please don't hesitate to contact us at support@longpathtool.com.