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5/4/2015 3:16 PM

I am unable to delete directories from the file manager.  I receive a the directory is not empty error in event viewer.

Using DNN 7.3.4



PortalName:New Company Intranet




ActiveTabName:File Management




UserAgent:Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/42.0.2311.135 Safari/537.36

DefaultDataProvider:DotNetNuke.Data.SqlDataProvider, DotNetNuke


InnerException:The directory is not empty.








System.IO.IOException: The directory is not empty.

   at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath)
   at System.IO.Directory.DeleteHelper(String fullPath, String userPath, Boolean recursive, Boolean throwOnTopLevelDirectoryNotFound)
   at System.IO.Directory.Delete(String fullPath, String userPath, Boolean recursive, Boolean checkHost)
   at DotNetNuke.Services.FileSystem.FolderManager.DeleteFolderInternal(IFolderInfo folder, Boolean isCascadeDeleting)
   at DotNetNuke.Services.FileSystem.FolderManager.DeleteFolderRecursive(IFolderInfo folder, ICollection`1 notDeletedSubfolders, Boolean isRecursiveDeletionFolder, Boolean unmap)
   at DotNetNuke.Services.FileSystem.FolderManager.DeleteFolder(IFolderInfo folder, ICollection`1 notDeletedSubfolders)
   at DotNetNuke.Modules.DigitalAssets.Components.Controllers.DigitalAssetsController.DeleteFolder(IFolderInfo folder, ICollection`1 notDeletedItems)
   at DotNetNuke.Modules.DigitalAssets.Components.Controllers.DigitalAssetsController.DeleteItems(IEnumerable`1 items)
   at DotNetNuke.Modules.DigitalAssets.Services.ContentServiceController.DeleteItems(DeleteItemsRequest request)
   at lambda_method(Closure , Object , Object[] )
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ActionExecutor.<>c__DisplayClass13.<GetExecutor>b__c(Object instance, Object[] methodParameters)
   at System.Web.Http.Controllers.ReflectedHttpActionDescriptor.ActionExecutor.Execute(Object instance, Object[] arguments)
   at System.Threading.Tasks.TaskHelpers.RunSynchronously[TResult](Func`1 func, CancellationToken cancellationToken)
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5/4/2015 6:28 PM
check that you have modify permissions on the root folder on down (and that no files are read-only)

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