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Question chromium folder needs permission to be deleted

Aug 29, 2019
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so i have chromium on my computer and i tried deleting the folder but it says i need adminstrator permission (im on a adminstrator account) so i gave myself ownership of the folder in the properties and when i try to delete it, it keeps saying i need permission from desktop-( some numbers then my name)
 

Ralston18

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Have you run any Anti-virus scans?

What "numbers" appear before your name?

How did you attempt to uninstall Chromium? I.e., Windows "Uninstall" ?

Try:

"Win" + "I" > Apps then left click an app (Chromium) and chose "Uninstall".
 

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