PDF Documents

I have some PDF documents that I want to delete as they are not required anymore.

I get the following message ‘The action can’t be completed because the file is open in windows explorer’.

There is no PDF documents open - please help
Nick CollinsAsked:
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SeanSystem EngineerCommented:
Did you check your task manager to make sure your PDF program isn't open? Or maybe open by another user?

Is this shared on a file server or on a PC?
Nick CollinsAuthor Commented:
Shared on a file server
Murtaza GinwalaSoftware EngineerCommented:
Try this

Open task manager  >   Processes   >  Windows Explorer  > Restart

then delete your pdf files
LearnReporting Automation ExpertCommented:
Hi Nick Collins,

There could be other users not closed the PDF document properly , request to log off from the file server and restart you system and try to delete, it will be delete,

i am also facing the same problem few days back to delete the PDF documents from the shared file server, i request my colleges to close the folder path and tried, it working for me, please check.

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