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johnboy
29-11-2002, 08:16 PM
today everytime i go to outlook express to check the mail a message pops up with
error deleting file or folder
cannot delete ntuser.dat it is being used by another person or program .
close any programs that might use the file and try again
i can go any where else and it do'snt come up
how can i get rid of the message i have,nt tried to delete anything ..
thanks
winxp

wuppo
29-11-2002, 08:39 PM
Have you run a virus check? I'm not so sure ntuser.dat should be being deleted :D

johnboy
29-11-2002, 08:47 PM
run antivirus plus adaware nothing.. I do,nt want to delete ntuser dat just get rid of the message that says i want to delete it..?:|

wuppo
29-11-2002, 09:27 PM
Try creating a new user, log on as the new user and try OE - it may be that your profile is corrupted.

Grace
25-02-2005, 07:13 AM
I just started having the same trouble. Did you ever find a solution?

drcspy
25-02-2005, 07:55 AM
is your antivirus program up to date ????

johnboy
25-02-2005, 08:17 AM
Following Wuppos suggestion fixes it.
hth