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010039: Unable to delete file <value>.


There was a problem deleting the specified file. If the file is being accessed by an ArcMap or ArcCatalog session or another application, it may have a file lock placed on it and thus cannot be deleted.


  • Check that the specified file does exist at the location identified.
  • Make sure that the file is not being accessed by another application.
  • Check that you have permission to remove the file.