Cannot Delete BIOS Update File from Desktop

Discussion in 'Dell' started by Boris, Apr 10, 2007.

  1. Boris

    Boris Guest

    Back in mid-January, I updated my 4550's BIOS with an update file from
    the Dell website. I downloaded self-extractor BR67246.exe, which I
    launched and it created the update file D4550A08, on my desktop. I
    placed that file on floppy, and then updated my 4550 booting from the
    floppy. All went well.

    I'm doing some cleaning up of my desktop. I deleted BR67246.exe, but
    D4550A08 tells me that it is being used by another person or program, and
    won't delete. Safe mode offers no remedy.

    Anyone know what's up with this?

    Boris, Apr 10, 2007
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  2. Robert McMillan, Apr 10, 2007
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  3. Boris

    woody Guest

    Right click the file, select properties, remove the check from the read only
    box. OK. Try to delete again.

    woody, Apr 10, 2007
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