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Old 03-08-2011, 06:14 PM   #1
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Trash has reached maximum size

When I try to delete a file , ( move to trash ) It says , The trash has reached It's maximum size ! clean the trash manually .When I click on the trash icon on desktop it is empty . Where is the trash ?
Where can I delete these files ? Bucknap
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Where are you trying to delete files from? Is it possibly a usb flash drive?
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/home/<user>/.local/share/Trash/files <<-- be careful what you do in there.


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