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Win7: Delete Offline folder error "This operation can only be performed when you are connected to the network"

Hi All,

When I try to delete a folder I receive the following message.

This operation can only be performed when you are connected to the network

I am connected to the network and the folder no longer exists on the server!

Looks like an issue with sync center, but cant find any fixes that work with Windows 7,

any help is welcome!
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will it not be shorter to re-create the shared folder on the server and then delete from the computer offline folders & then remove from server?
Tried adding the folder to the server and deleting it without any luck.  I cant delete it it offline, as it gets the following.

I tried the regkey and it did nothing
Close all apps and then run this fixit

Reboot and then try deleting the file.

Run that program and it picked up a corrupt recycle bin.  et it fix the issue and I rebooted.

Still can't delete the folder.
Tap F8 key on boot - select pure - safe mode- login and then delete the folder

Not luck with that.

As time was short on this I had to create them on the server and delete from the user, as Giladn suggested.

It doesnt help me find out why/how it happens.  But it does stop the user from asking  from an update everyday!