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I've tried to download a disc image via torrent and now I can't delete it.

Every time I click delete I can tell from my task manager that it opens the file which appears to be why I can not delete it.

How can I force delete this file? Since it is a disc image will I have to eject it somehow? Etc.

It worries me to have such a file on my computer.

(it's an ISO-file)

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Your question is not clear. When you attempt to delete it what happens exactly? Unless you mounted the image you should be able to delete the file. –  Ramhound Jan 23 '13 at 13:11
If it's mounted, right-clicking the drive letter and ejecting should allow you to delete the ISO. –  Karan Jan 23 '13 at 17:01

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Try rebooting the computer, usually easiest way to free up any file locks.

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Windows 8 has the ability to mount an ISO file. If the file is mounted a restart won't unmount the file. –  Ramhound Jan 23 '13 at 13:52

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