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When I try to delete files out of my archive folder I can't move them to the trash and also when I highlight them and go shift-delete that also doesn't work

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What is an "archive folder"? Edit your question to show us the output of ls -l nameOfThatFolder. –  guntbert Jul 12 '13 at 22:08
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