I have a file with a .VOB extension, allegedly of the size .99GB, on my desktop, but I can't get rid of it or do anything with it. It's just stuck there. Is there a painless way to make it go away that doesn't involve digging into the scary areas of Windows where I don't want to go?
You want to delete the file using the Command Prompt. (It's not scary at all!)
First open a command prompt window at the Desktop, following the steps here:
Next you can use the command
To see the list of files on your Desktop, just type
Is it actually clickable or really a 'ghost'/artifact type thing?
If its the latter, click and drag the 'real' icon somewhere.