MacOS: Remove Stubborn Files

Mac trick

Getting rid of stubborn files in TWO steps:

Step 1: Launch Terminal

Type “Terminal” in Spotlight, if you’d never used Terminal

Step 2: Type commands in Terminal:

Access Trash

cd ~/.Trash

Check which files are stored in Trash

ls

Then remove the file “file_that_I_cannot_kill.dmg”

rm file_that_I_cannot_kill.dmg

DONE!

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