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After deleting a file, the Explorer shell window does not refresh to remove the file icon. Explorer reports an error that the file is read only.
The file allocation table (FAT) file system failed to notify the shell that the file was removed. There are two separate causes for this problem:
Article ID: 233020 - Last Review: February 11, 2004 - Revision: 2.1
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