How to Delete Locked Files on a Mac


How to Delete Locked Files on a Mac
00:00:39 Method 1 Using Secure Empty Trash
00:00:46 1 – Know the difference between trash and “secure” trash
00:01:28 2 – Trash the file
00:01:42 3 – Empty the trash securely
00:02:08 Method 2 Altering File Permissions
00:02:15 1 – Check the file’s lock status
00:02:49 2 – Access the inspector
00:03:15 3 – Unlock the options
00:03:35 4 – Change the permissions for unlocking
00:03:59 Method 3 Using the Terminal
00:04:06 1 – Launch the terminal
00:04:41 2 – Change the lock status
00:05:15 3 – Force delete the file

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